Meet your design advisor.
Maria Lorena Lehman will help your organization to actualize its goals — by pushing digital, architectural, or urban environmental design concepts to pioneering heights that disrupt the status quo and unlock new possibilities for positive change in the world.
Over 20 years of award-winning experience in designing, researching, writing, and teaching to advance the environmental design discipline.
Described as having a "formidable international reputation", with analysis and insights that "go directly into the ‘heart’ of design problems”.
Guiding changemakers — developed a winning design concept that helped a two-organization team win a project valued at over $200 Million.
My Advisory services will help your organization, whether you are an established business or startup, an architecture or design firm, government leader or urban planner, filmmaker, game designer, or university.
HOW IT WORKS
By integrating design-science research and science-fiction thinking, my Advisory services create new innovative opportunities for your organization to lead the growing-edge. Each Visionary Design Strategy Kit I create for your organization will provide you with my tailored expert feedback about your project that stems from my multisensory design innovation (MSDI) research to give your cause, service, product, and/or environment creative, timely, and deep insights. By using my pioneering design research, analysis, ideation, mapping, and diagrammatic visualizations, my goal is to help you think "beyond the box" to design the future, with a creative advantage that fuels you to lead your industry, while changemaking the world.
The Visionary Design Strategy Kit includes:
ASSESSMENT: presents the weaknesses and strengths within your design project.
IDEATION: presents new opportunities for the innovation and evolution of your design project.
MAPPING: presents ways to harness and leverage trends to gain your creative advantage.
VISION: presents visionary ideas layered into your design to carve new paths of possibility.
Architecture • Cities • Environmental Technology • Environmental Interfaces • Architectural Materials • Urban Interventions • Micro Architectures • Environmental Interiors • Nature Immersion Habitats
$25,000 USD per Visionary Design Strategy Kit
8 weeks to complete
The Advisory Process
“Maria Lorena Lehman is a visionary and forward-thinking author and designer. Her books and advice are an endless source of inspiration and they truly embody the future and progress of the physical space and people. She has a 360 degree vision and therefore her advice makes you broaden your imagination, and drives you through your design path. Her suggestions have helped me many times to understand the strengths of my ideas as well as its weaknesses, and have given me the means to develop every project in unpredicted ways.”
Andrea Saliola, Head of Research, Pixies: Cities do it better (Rome, Italy)
SHIFT YOUR PARADIGM
SHAPE YOUR INDUSTRY
The Visionary Design Strategy Kit will help you to free new ideas and make targeted innovative decisions so you can lead your industry into tomorrow in revolutionary new ways.
LEAD WITH VISION
FORESEE MARKET NEEDS
Lead with true vision by having smart innovation trajectories for both near futures and deep futures. With a paradigm-shifting Visionary Design Strategy Kit, your solutions will pioneer new frontiers.
INNOVATE HUMAN EXPERIENCE
CHANGE HOW WE LIVE
Your Visionary Design Strategy Kit guides you to create life-changing experiences for people. Realize the “why” behind your solutions to grow positive impact around the world.
DESIGN "BEYOND THE BOX"
SURPASS THE COMPETITION
Invent breakthrough futures faster with design solutions that outperform the rest. Develop better foresight faster with a Visionary Design Strategy Kit that hones your creative advantage.