At Studio Ganszyniec we aim to build
long-term, attentive and respectful
relations with our clients.

we believe
in cooperation

Working in multidisciplinary teams
with users, strategists, researchers,
technologists, and managers we share
knowledge to create products that answer
the user needs and are competitive
on the market.

we see
the whole

It begins with collecting data, observing and analysing, then prototyping and testing, and moving, iteration by iteration, towards the perfect solution.

we give ideas
space to grow

We like to experiment, break things,
fix them, and simply have fun.
Yet no time is wasted, as chance
is a fuel for progress, and mistakes
often turn to breakthroughs.

scope of work

Product Design
Furniture Design
Textile Design

Design Strategy
Brand Design
Art Directing

Maja Ganszyniec

Maja is a designer with a comprehensive approach
to the design process.
Her extensive experience range
from product and furniture, to brand design, consulting
and design strategy.

Over the last ten years she has been working across
Europe on projects for leading brands such as:
IKEA, Leroy Merlin, Amica, Mothercare, Orange,
Dupont, Camper, Comforty, PayPass, Touchideas,
Bellamy, and others. Her works had been shown
on recognised exhibitions in Milan, Amsterdam,
Berlin, London, and published by Domus, Icon,
Abitare, and Wallpaper.

Prior to starting her own design office she co-founded
and ran design studio Kompott. Her long term cooperation
with Touchideas on brand design and design strategy
resulted in Red Dot Award for Łomża beer for brand
and packaging design.

As Royal College of Art Innovation Associate she was
developing product from the field of inclusive design.
For a while she lived in Milan, working for Atelier Mendini
and Studio di Architettura Luca Scacchetti. Maja graduated
from Design Product at Royal College of Art (MA RCA 2008)
and Interior Architecture on Cracow Academy of Fine Arts.


Paweł Kowalski

Senior designer experienced in product development, implementation and project management. He collaborated with few different design offices where he worked on furniture, art/design installations, exhibition design and furniture sets dedicated for cultural and public institutional spaces. He designed, developed and built outrigger canoes Proa using his own technology.

Alicja Lesiak

Graduated from Warsaw Academy of Fine Arts in Design. She gained experience working both in Warsaw and Milan as a product designer. Lately her work focuses on stand and set design, where she uses surprising abstract elements always to the accompaniment of a strong game of colors. At Studio Ganszyniec Ala is responsible for wide spectrum: product, furniture, pattern and stand design.
Some clients and collaborators include: Narodowy Bank Polski, Siemens, Paged, Finlandia, Zelmer and Bosch.

Aga Renes

Psychologist by education, former sports marketing specialist. She worked for several years for Polish Volleyball Federation and while organizing international volleyball events, such as European and world championships, she collaborated with sponsors like Plus, Orlen, adidas or Samsung.
Eventually, following her interests, she decided to move into design. She studied product design at Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw. Only in her third year she won ElleDecoration contest for young designers. She came to SG for an internship and stayed with us ever since.
At Studio Ganszyniec Aga is responsible for product and furniture design.