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 Architects/LEO A DALY Team Selected to Expand and Upgrade Portland VA Medical Center

11/12/2019

Press Release, Projects

ZGF Architects/LEO A DALY Team Selected to Expand and Upgrade Portland VA Medical Center

A new specialty care clinic, seismic upgrades to the main hospital and research lab, central utility work and new parking... READ MORE

Recap: Bisnow’s National Healthcare Series event in Seattle

11/07/2019

Lectures / Events, People, Thought Leadership

Recap: Bisnow’s National Healthcare Series event in Seattle

Last week at Bisnow’s National Healthcare Series event in Seattle, ZGF partner Victoria Nichols (on the left in the above photo) took to... READ MORE

LCA Calculator Reduces Concrete’s Embodied Carbon

11/04/2019

Press Release, Thought Leadership

LCA Calculator Reduces Concrete’s Embodied Carbon

*If you are interested in a free copy of the Concrete LCA Tool, please contact Baha Sadreddin at lca-tool@zgf.com with your... READ MORE

ZGF Speaks: Where to Find us in November and December 2019

11/04/2019

ZGF Speaks: Where to Find us in November and December 2019

Healthcare Design Expo & Conference, New Orleans, LA November 3rd: Solvei Neiger, Partner, and Barbara Anderson, Principal, will present “Reducing... READ MORE

Designing an Integrated Procedural Platform at Oregon Health & Science University

11/04/2019

Lectures / Events, Projects

Designing an Integrated Procedural Platform at Oregon Health & Science University

The design of the new 14-story ambulatory tower for Oregon Health & Science University’s Center for Health & Healing Building... READ MORE