Mahmoud Alkawadri

I am Co-founder of MK Design and Visualization Studio, I am an Architect, senior Arch-viz and visual effect artist based in Berlin, Germany who has been practicing architecture and creating digital artwork and visualization for over ten years.

MK Design and Visualization Studio Team collaborated with leaders in architecture, Real Estate and development such as (OVG Real Estate, EMARR Properties, NORR Architects, Deutsche Telekom, Air Design, q~bus Mediatektur, Leitner, etc..) to achieve visual communication materials with measurable impact.



Live Action Series VFX Course: Learning completed VFX Shot from A to Z, mentoring by Allan Mckay 1 Year, LA, US.
Fx Technical Director Mentor Program, mentoring by Allan Mckay 1 Year, LA, US.
Master in Architecture, Technical University of Berlin, Berlin, Germany.
Diplom Engineering in Architecture, Damascus University, Damascus, Syria.
Diplom in Animation and VFX, Arena Animation Academy, Damascus, Syria.
Young Master Certificate in Economic and Globalization, Lund University, Lund, Sweden.
Baccalaureate Certificate, Dubai National School, Dubai, U.A.E.


Work Experience


Jan 2009 – Dec 2016: Freelancer
Architect: working on several international projects in Berlin and Damascus.
General 3D & VFX Artist: creating 3D Artwork For Various Fields including Animation, Architecture, Commercial.

Jul 2015 – Oct 2016: q~bus Mediatektur GMBH
3D Artist for Architectural visualization and Architect: Working on deutsche Telekom GMBH stand-hall in IFA Berlin and CEBIT Hannover exhibitions, Telekom Shops, Conference rooms, Berlin, Germany.

Dec 2013 – Oct 2016: Bünck+fehse visualisierung und animationsdesign GMBH
Freelance Senior 3D Artist for Architectural visualization, Berlin, Germany.

Jan 2012– Sep 2012: JoyBox for media technology
General 3D Artist: Working on Cinematic movie (The Life of Khaled Ibn Al-walid), Damascus, Syria.

Jan 2011 – Apr 2013: Private Tutor
Teaching 3ds max for Architectural Visualization. Teaching Rhinoceros & Rhinoceros Script Engine (Grasshopper) for Architecture and industrial Art, including the plug-ins paneling tools, Damascus, Syria.

2016: Iconic Awards – Winner in der Kategorie Architecture/ Exhibition – Telekom @CeBIT16 with q~bus Mediatektur GmbH, Berlin, Germany. main role: 3d Artist.
2016: German Brand Award 2016 – Telekom @IFA15 with q~bus Mediatektur GmbH, Berlin, Germany. main role: 3d Artist.
2016: UX Design Award – Telekom @IFA16 with q~bus Mediatektur GmbH, Berlin, Germany. main role: 3d Artist.
2015: 2nd Prize Digital museum for SEAT Automotive at ARCHITHON, Barcelona, Spain. main role: Lead Architect designer.



Arabic: Native tongue.
English: Full professional proficiency.
German: Full professional proficiency.
French: Professional working proficiency.
Spanish: Limited working proficiency.


Architecture Software: Autocad, Revit, Rhinoceros.
3D & Graphic Software: 3ds MAX, Vray, FumeFX, Thinking Particles, Krakatoa, Zbrush, Adobe Suite and Nuke.

Software Skills