Our Studio

Matla Group is a Toronto based creative environmental design studio that specializes in translating brands into effective, engaging and thriving environments.

From retail environments and trade show exhibits to customized identity graphics and residential projects – Matla group focuses on ensuring that every design decision is deliberate and always focused on elevating the value of your brand, store or home through seamlessly executed, original and fresh design.

Matla Group offers top agency experience for a fraction of the cost by simply keeping our overhead low and our sensibilities and design standards, high.

With projects completed in both Canada and the US, Matla Group’s approach to design is brand driven, practical, sensible and budget conscious. Our studio prides itself on maintaining strong one-on-one client servicing at all stages of your project. From initial discussions, to design concept to construction, we promise that we will always remain accessible and transparent in our design services and daily project management and maintenance.

Matla Group offers top level design capability, pure creative talent and business understanding without the top level fees that larger design firms charge.


bio_photo_greyscale_200Mark Matla is a design professional with over 25 years experience in visual communication and interior design.

Mark has worked for and with a number of award winning international design and architectural firms and has worked on interior and visual concepts for high profile retail and commercial brands including Walgreens, Hertz, Giorgio Armani and BMW.

Mark and his team bring a highly skilled detail oriented eye, conceptual development expertise and effective planning capabilities to any project from start to finish, and guarantee client satisfaction and improved brand visibility.

Our Services

  • Retail Store & Environmental Design
  • Exhibit Design
  • Concept Design
  • Residential Design & Architecture
  • Store Planning
  • Design Detailing
  • Architectural, Structural & Mechanical Engineering Drawings
  • We make design matter.

    Mark Matla
  • Good design is good business.

    Thomas J. Watson
  • Design is everything. Everything!

    Paul Rand
  • Design is people.

    Jane Jacobs
  • Design is not just what it looks like… design is how it works.

    Steve Jobs