Dr. Mainini is a Doctor in Architecture and Feng Shui Master who uses Traditional Feng Shui to help others increase health, abundance and happiness in their lives. In particular, she has specialized in architectural projects under design, new construction and renovation.
Her firm, Feng Shui For Architecture, is a full-scale, “boutique” Feng Shui consulting firm that has been pioneering the field of Feng Shui application to architecture in the US and Europe since 1997. As a result she has formed successful relationships with many architectural and design firms.
Since its inception, Feng Shui For Architecture has helped hundreds of clients through their consultations worldwide, including corporations, hospitality, animal habitats, business executives, homeowners, developers, diplomats, manufacturing plants, movie production companies, spiritual leaders, members of royalty and celebrities. By assisting them in correcting their "big" Feng Shui problems, she has helped them bring in the well-being, financial prosperity, and success that they need and deserve.
Dr. Mainini has been dubbed “Feng Shui Guru” by the WSJ and "the expert" in the field of Feng Shui to hire when you're looking for answers on how Feng Shui can help you in the areas of corporate office stress reduction, increasing business venues and ROI, improving creativity & productivity, health and wellness, house renovation, real estate development, animal habitats, interior design and garden design.
Acknowledged by her Asian peers as a Master in the field of Feng Shui, Dr. Mainini has been selected to be the only U.S. representative and keynote speaker at the International Conference on Scientific Feng Shui held in Hong Kong and Europe and the International Feng Shui Conference held in Singapore.
Scientific Feng Shui Conference Hong Kong, 2009 keynote speakers Raymond Lo, Dr. Mainini and Derek Walters
International Feng Shui Convention Singapore, 2007
Licensed Architect in Italy, Dr. Mainini graduated at the School of Architecture of the Polytechnic of Milan, Italy and has trained with her Chinese godfather for over 15 years in authentic Feng Shui as practiced in Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore and Beijing. She has been key note speaker at industry gathering and groups like Westweek, Neocon, BIA (Building Industry Association), AIA (American Institute of Architects) and ASID (American Society of Interior Designers). Click here for previous and upcoming events.
With class at UCLA Extension
In addition, she has been teaching classes on Feng Shui at the Department of Architecture and Interior Design of UCLA Extension since 2000, contributing to the Feng Shui education of most Los Angeles’ designers (Master in Interior Architecture).
She was hired by Canon Europe to do a comprehensive report on the effects of using Scientific Feng Shui to reduce office stress which is now available on-line to the public.
She gave two seminars for ASID Los Angeles in 2011and ASID Orange County at SoCo in 2012 titled
Work, Play, Sleep, Live: A Lesson in Feng Shui - How to add value to your projects using this ancient art for wellness and abundance.
She is the author of:
Feng Shui for Architecture
available on Amazon in hardcopies and Kindle,
as well as Nook and iPad/iPhone.
Feng Shui for Architecture is an easy-to-use manual designed to help readers incorporate the ancient science and philosophy of Feng Shui into the design, building, remodeling, and decorating of their homes to support the well being of its occupants in all aspects of their lives.
Aside from its many inspirations and resources, this book is also the result of questions that have arisen in classes taught by the author and issues brought up by students, as well as by architects, designers, and clients.
"With her book, Feng Shui for Architecture, Dr. Mainini has finally filled a gap. She has taken the rather complicated subject of Feng Shui as it applies to architecture and she has successfully laid out a step-by-step guide to understanding the mysteries of this ancient art ".
Brian Dawson, AIA
Dawson Hannouche Partners, Architecture Planning
To schedule an appointment for a consultation or a presentation with Dr. Mainini,
call 310 860 8989 or direct your request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
"Dr. Simona, Thank you very much for teaching and adding to our knowledge of the various aspects of design and architect with Feng Shui as an important element. Our team enjoyed your private session and you brought a lot of curious and interest which is wonderful. I appreciate the relevance of your work and what you’ve taught us. It was a pleasure working with you."
- Mary Ta, Showroom Owner
Minotti Showroom, Los Angeles
"Dr. Simona, We are honored to have had you as speaker at our monthly meeting at the PDC. What a pleasure to have you present your talent and time to our members!
- Sheryl Fleischer, ASID, LEED AP
Director of Professional Development, American Society of Interior Designers, Los Angeles Chapter
"Dr. Simona, It was a wonderful topic and lecture provided by you on Feng Shui! The OC ASID Chapter was very pleased with your speaking on this important topic as it relates to Interior Design and Architecture! We have heard really great feedback from our members!"
- Gigi Harris, Allied ASID,
Professional Development Director,
- Michele Prata, Allied Member ASID,
ASID-OC Program's Co-Chair
“Thank you again for the thoughtful presentation to the Sales and Marketing Council in Orange County last evening and how enjoyable it was to meet you after the program. It was great to work with you”
- Michael J. Hixson, Senior VP PRUDENTIAL NEW HOMES
“Dr. Simona Mainini has an astonishing ability to interpret and install ancient Chinese formulae in such a way that they change lives today. Her discipline and precision in a field not often distinguished by these qualities is both unique and world class”
-Richard Ashworth, Author The Feng Shui Diaries
Editor-in-Chief, The Journal of the Feng Shui Society
“Dr. Mainini is one of those few wonderful people who have managed to weld together the strict disciplines of architectural practice with the aesthetics and philosophies of the ancient Chinese traditions of Feng Shui. Readers can be assured that what she writes is not founded just on theory alone, but sound practical experience.”
Author of several acclaimed books on Feng Shui and Chinese Astrology
“On behalf of the Los Angeles Hadassah Nurses Council, I would like to thank you for the wonderful presentation that you gave to our group. We certainly enjoyed learning about the principles of Feng Shui and its application to our living environment. We greatly appreciated your expertise, time and presentation. Thank you again for a most enlightening and enjoyable program.”
-Charlotte Horstein, President
Haddassah Nurses Council
“I’d like to thank you on behalf of the American Institute of Architects, Los Angeles, Committee on the Environment for your very informative presentation on the basic principles of Feng Shui. Also, I am happy to recommend you as a speaker on the subject of Feng Shui to any other organizations interested in this topic. I believe you have a lot to offer, particularly as you also bring to the topic western architectural training, and the understanding of modern design concerns and pressures.“
-Deborah Weintraub, AIA
Co-Chair, Committee on the Environment, American Institute of Architects, Los Angeles