Since 1935, we’ve believed that design has the power to make the world a better, more beautiful place.
That’s why clients and community members on nearly every continent partner with us to design healthy, happy places in which to live, learn, work, play, and heal. We’re passionate about human-centered design, and how design can impact our lives through sustainability, resilience, well-being, diversity and inclusion, and mobility. And we’re committed to advancing design through research.
Our team of 2,500 professionals provides worldwide interdisciplinary services in architecture, interior design, branded environments, urban design, landscape architecture, and more, and includes our partners Portland, NelsonNygaard, Genesis Planning, and Pierre-Yves Rochon (PYR).
We collaborate with clients all over the world to create healthy, sustainable places in which to live, learn, work, play, and heal.
Design has the power to inspire joy, uplift lives, and strengthen the spirit of community.
Our goal is to design places that make a positive difference in the world. That’s why people are at the heart of everything we do.
There’s so much more to architecture than what meets the eye. Every place has a story, and as we design, we help tell it. Our work enlivens neighborhoods, builds communities, energizes the citizenry, and respects and protects our planet.
Several ideals ignite our passions and keep us focused on what matters. These core values are the building blocks of who we are and what we stand for. They give us purpose. We invite you to learn more about them, as well as our legacy.