Annamaria Lambri

American University in Dubai / Associate Professor of Interior Design & Outreach Coordinator

Born in Italy, Architect Annamaria Lambri studied Architecture at Politecnico di Milano followed by a specialization in Hospitality Design. Annamaria has a vast and diversified experience in the field of Architecture and Design. She worked on many projects ranging from international exhibitions to commercial, residential and hospitality design both in Italy and internationally. Her involvement in very high-end projects in UAE allowed her to acquire major and specific experience and to explore a wide range of topics.

She relocated to the UAE in 2005 where she worked on various commercial and residential design projects, along with prestigious high-end projects. Annamaria had the opportunity to develop several hospitality design projects in the Gulf Region and Asia. Since 2011 she became Associate Professor at American University in Dubai (AUD), Interior Design Department. She is also the Outreach Coordinator at AUD Interior Design Department.

Annamaria’s constant improvement and engagement in the field is demonstrated by various prestigious certifications such as “Leaders of Learning” from HarvardX. She is AIA International Associate Member (The American Institute of Architects), RIBA Chartered Member (Royal Institute of British Architects), IDEC Member (Interior Design Educators Council), and APID Member (Association Professional Interior Design Gulf Region). She alternates her academic practice with research and design activities. She is part of several Professional Jury Panels and speakers to international Interior Design and Architecture events, conferences, and workshops.

Past Jury