janiakMarek Janiak (born in 1955), architect and interior designer. He designed over 200 office, service and residential interiors as well as residential buildings. Main elements of his designing philosophy are: creativity aimed at ensuring the individual character of each project and sensitivity to the energy flowing from the immediate surrounding of a designed object. He lectures at the Lodz Technical University and the Lodz Academy of Fine Arts. He is an active creator of modern art, leading the group “Lodz Kaliska” existing since the 30s. Additionally, as the president of the Foundation for Ulica Piotrkowska since 1992 he promotes development of the city of Lodz — harmonious and complying with its historical heritage.