kristine schnell is the creative director of playground design agency. Obsessed with art, design and the built environment from a young age, she's known for designing elegant spaces with an edge. With a classical education in art, architecture and design, her love of beautiful details has taken her around the world in search of the exquisite. As the chief creative vision behind both commercial and residential projects, kristine brings an encyclopedic library of visual knowledge, blending classical styles with an equal sense of restraint and irreverence.

She is a voracious reader, a former ballerina and dreams in French when she’s had a very good day. Adores champagne, fine leather goods and creating stunning spaces.

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