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

ZGF Names Six New Partners

02/19/2019

People, Press Release, ZGF in the News

ZGF Names Six New Partners

ZGF is pleased to announce the elevation of six new partners to the firm’s leadership roster: Mitra Memari, Sharron van... READ MORE

Anschutz Health Sciences Building Breaks Ground

01/30/2019

Press Release, Projects

Anschutz Health Sciences Building Breaks Ground

The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus broke ground on the seven story, 390,914 SF Anschutz Health Sciences building. Designed... READ MORE

ZGF and PAE Engineers Partner for Portland’s First, and Oregon’s Largest, Living Building

11/29/2018

Press Release, Projects, Thought Leadership

ZGF and PAE Engineers Partner for Portland’s First, and Oregon’s Largest, Living Building

Set to be the first Living Building Challenge (LBC) certified project in Portland, Ore., and the largest commercial Living Building... READ MORE

Google Unveils New ZGF-Designed Office in Historic Spruce Goose Hangar

11/08/2018

Press Release, Projects, ZGF in the News

Google Unveils New ZGF-Designed Office in Historic Spruce Goose Hangar

In an event held today at the historic Spruce Goose Hangar in Playa Vista, Mayor Eric Garcetti joined Google and... READ MORE

Why Healthcare Needs Science Fiction

02/07/2019

People, Thought Leadership

Why Healthcare Needs Science Fiction

When I entered the architecture field in 1992, cell phones barely existed. My job as an architect and designer that... READ MORE

New Principal Promotions

01/15/2019

People

New Principal Promotions

We are pleased to announce the promotion of three new Principals from within our own talented ranks as part of... READ MORE