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Anissa Mendil

Mendil + Meyer Design Studio, Co-Founder & Creative Director

Anissa Mendil, a luminary in the realm of interior design, effortlessly blends influence with approachability. Originating from Germany, her design journey embarked on a transformative trajectory with a visit to Arizona in 1996, where the captivating beauty of the Southwest etched an indelible mark on her creative spirit. Anissa’s formative years found enrichment through an internship at the Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture—an experience that laid the foundation for her illustrious career to date.

Navigating between Germany and Arizona, Anissa cultivated a diverse cultural perspective, sparking her dedication to the hospitality and wellness sectors. The narrative pivoted significantly in 2009 when, alongside Ben Meyer, she co-founded Seven am Design in the UK. Nestled in Central London, their focus on commercial and hospitality design elevated Anissa to the pivotal role of Creative Director.

A return to Scottsdale in 2013 marked the genesis of Mendil + Meyer Design Studio in 2018. As the Creative Director, Anissa channels her passion for wellness into crafting spaces that achieve a harmonious balance between modernity and relatability, addressing both the mind and body.

To deepen her design philosophy, Anissa immersed herself in the study of Classical Feng Shui and Sacred Geometry, adding a layer of mindfulness to her projects. Beyond aesthetics, her commitment extends to cultivating profound connections between all stakeholders, built on trust, respect, and a shared vision.

An advocate for health and wellness, Anissa achieved WELL AP certification in 2019, showcasing her dedication to creating spaces that embrace a holistic approach. In the intricate tapestry of design, Anissa Mendil emerges not merely as a name but as an influential force, seamlessly intertwining cultural richness, form, function, and a genuine commitment to enhancing the lives of those who interact with her designs.