Born Wroclaw, Poland, 1977

Eva Szumilas is a Polish-born architect and furniture designer based in Beirut. Influenced by her life experience in, and passion for both Middle Eastern and European cultures, her work is a poetic blend of functionality and a robust aesthetic vocabulary. Szumilas creates contemporary, minimalist furniture in the spirit of traditional decorative art that prizes beauty, aesthetics, purity, and elegance. Using noble materials and superior craftsmanship, she composes timeless, pure, and discreet designs that bring harmony to any space

With a Master’s degree in Architecture and City Planning from the University of Wroclaw, Szumilas has lived and worked in Cyprus and Ireland before establishing her studio in Beirut in 2010