Offering sustainable design at every scale.

ZGF is an award-winning architecture and interior design firm with offices in Los Angeles, New York, Portland, Seattle, Vancouver, Canada, and Washington, DC. A truly multidisciplinary design firm, ZGF employees work across specialties to deliver expertise and insight to our clients’ toughest design problems. Our design portfolio spans diverse typologies including corporate and workplace, commercial and mixed-use, healthcare and wellness, scientific research and planning, higher education and urban design.

Since our founding five decades ago, our focus has always been on sustainable architecture and stewardship of the built environment. Our diversity of design practice is fostered by ZGF’s culture of cross-pollination and collaboration, empowering our teams to problem-solve in a holistic way. Each individual’s unique perspective and experience brings an opportunity for greater design innovation and novel solutions. For more information about a particular project or specialty, please visit our design services page.

Recent News

Webinar Recap: Where Does Healthcare Go From Here?

07/07/2020

Lectures / Events, Thought Leadership

Webinar Recap: Where Does Healthcare Go From Here?

In June, ZGF convened doctors, designers and healthcare experts for a virtual panel discussion about the impacts of COVID-19 on... READ MORE

Transforming Mobility in Downtown Denver

06/30/2020

Projects

Transforming Mobility in Downtown Denver

Like most cities across America, streets in downtown Denver, Colorado are prioritized for cars. As a result, travel for pedestrians... READ MORE

Adapting to COVID-19: Tactical Design and Operational Strategies for Healthcare Facilities

06/30/2020

Thought Leadership

Adapting to COVID-19: Tactical Design and Operational Strategies for Healthcare Facilities

The COVID-19 pandemic has challenged healthcare providers and designers to adapt patient care facilities to allow continued treatment while simultaneously preventing the... READ MORE

ZGF Announces 2020 Scholarship Winner: Araceli Lopez

06/29/2020

Humans of ZGF, People

ZGF Announces 2020 Scholarship Winner: Araceli Lopez

ZGF is committed to supporting the next generation of designers, which is why we established the ZGF Scholarship program in... READ MORE

Mass Timber’s Transformation

06/22/2020

Projects, Thought Leadership

Mass Timber’s Transformation

Put aside your visions of rustic log cabins. Wood is experiencing a rebrand. Previously dismissed as a structural material after... READ MORE

ZGF Launches Virtual Internship Program, ZGF Summer Institute

06/15/2020

Lectures / Events

ZGF Launches Virtual Internship Program, ZGF Summer Institute

This month, ZGF is kicking off a 10-week virtual institute in response to the loss of traditional internship opportunities here... READ MORE