Revery Architecture’s Design Principal, Venelin Kokalov, has shared his exceptional concept design abilities and distinctive visual language with the firm since 2002. Having worked closely with the firm’s late founder, Bing Thom, Venelin now leads the practice where his passionate commitment to design excellence has garnered numerous international awards and honours.
Trained in both architecture and structural engineering, with a background strongly rooted in traditional craftsmanship, Venelin led his own successful design practice in Bulgaria before immigrating to Canada. He is widely respected for his instinctive ability to seamlessly weave together established and contemporary technologies in engaging and innovative ways. Acknowledged for his intuition and sensitivity to form, space, and composition, Venelin’s unique approach accentuates the potential of architectural design to influence people’s behaviour and experiences. His exceptional talent and expertise have proved time and again how to make architecture work, make it meaningful, and above all, make it beautiful.