Michal Wojtkiewicz is a London based architect with a strong focus on design harnessing local environments. He is currently working as an Associate within the Design Cluster at Zaha Hadid Architects where he is leading early stage design proposals with emphasis on sustainable strategies, cradle to cradle principles & circular economy.

Notable projects

    Sleuk Rith Institute
    Lushan Primary School
    House in Liciążna

Since joining Zaha Hadid Architects in 2009 Michal has been involved in and led a number of high-profile projects. His ZHA portfolio includes residential villas, office & research facilities, cultural buildings, masterplans & infrastructure projects in Europe, The Middle East, USA, Australia and Asia.

He has been working as a Project Architect for Lushan Primary School, China and as a Facades and Canopies Lead during the construction of KAPSARC, a research facility completed in 2016 in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Michal received his Master of Architecture & Urbanism from the Technical University of Lodz (2009), having also studied at the Tampere University of Technology in Finland. He has been an invited critic at the UCL Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL where he has also taught software and technical modules.


Technical University of Lodz
Tampere University of Technology


UCL Bartlett
M. Arch Urban Design course led by DaeWha Kang and Monika Bilska - Rhinoceros tutorials and introduction to Complexity of Urban Space module

UCL Bartlett
B-PRO AD RC8 led by Kostas Grigoriadiadis - Autodesk Maya Skills Module

UCL Bartlett
M. Arch. Unit 19 led by Mollie Claypool and Jeroen van Ameijde - Design Realisation Module
2017 / 2018

Conferences / Panels / Talks
International Biennale of Architecture Cracow 2019 - Panelist London Design Festival 2019 - Ultrafabrics - Designing for sustainability - Panelist Helsinki Fashion Week 2019 - Connecting Fashion, Waste & Architecture - Panelist World Architecture Festival 2018 - Nominee project presentation


RIBA Steel Solutions for Flooded Areas
Wooden stage in Tampere
Schindler Award 2009
New Theater in Warsaw

Professional Experience

Zaha Hadid Architects
2009 - present

Banati&Hartvig Epitesz Iroda
Architectural Assistant
June - July 2009

Private commissions - interior and graphic design
2006 - present


GIS course / TUT / Tampere / 2006
Old Town urban workshops / Polish Association of Urban Designers / Lodz / 2007
Scripting in MEL environment / TUL / Lodz / 2007
Digital Design in Architecture / TUL / Lodz / 2008
Algorythmic Urbanism / TUT, TUL, FHL / Tampere, Lodz, Cottbus / 2008
RE-USE / l'ENSAPL / Lille / 2009
Digital Project workshop / ZHA / 2010


'Avant-garde of tomorrow?' exhibition catalogue
The New Theater in Warsaw competition catalogue
Algorithmic Urbanism workshop booklet
Viva Moda Poland


in progress

Other projects

Foreignoperations vol.01
Foreignoperations vol.02
Avant-garde of tomorrow?