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

Our Mandate to Address the Climate Crisis

10/28/2019

Thought Leadership

Our Mandate to Address the Climate Crisis

The 2030 Challenge and new energy codes to reduce building’s energy use and climate impact are critical steps forward in... READ MORE

ZGF Hires Dr. Flavia Grey to Lead Firmwide Data and Research and Development Group

04/06/2020

People

ZGF Hires Dr. Flavia Grey to Lead Firmwide Data and Research and Development Group

ZGF Architects recently announced the hiring of Dr. Flavia Grey to lead its firmwide data and research and development group. Based in... READ MORE

ZGF Speaks: Where to Find us in March 2020

03/04/2020

ZGF Speaks: Where to Find us in March 2020

University of Southern California School of Architecture, Los Angeles, CA March 2nd: James Woolum, partner, will speak on a panel... READ MORE

VIDEO: SCCA’s Robotic Parking Garage Featured on KING 5

03/03/2020

People, Projects, Videos, ZGF in the News

VIDEO: SCCA’s Robotic Parking Garage Featured on KING 5

NBC’s Seattle affiliate KING 5 TV recently interviewed ZGF principal Taka Soga about a robotic parking garage system planned for... READ MORE

Keeping Up with the Jetsons: Disruptive Mobility and the Future of Urbanism

03/02/2020

Lectures / Events, Thought Leadership

Keeping Up with the Jetsons: Disruptive Mobility and the Future of Urbanism

The second installment of our discussion series “FUTURE FOCUS: Conversations for a Sustainable Future” focused on new and emerging mobility... READ MORE

13 Trends and Counting: What We’re Seeing In 2020

02/24/2020

Thought Leadership

13 Trends and Counting: What We’re Seeing In 2020

A lot has already happened in 2020 and it’s only February. We caught up with some of our designers around... READ MORE