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

New Book Highlights Seattle Children’s Behavioral-Health Project

06/18/2019

Projects, ZGF in the News

New Book Highlights Seattle Children’s Behavioral-Health Project

University of Toronto professor Stephen Verderber’s new book – “Innovations in Behavioural Health Architecture” – features the ZGF-designed Seattle Children’s... READ MORE

Humans of ZGF: Greg McCants

06/18/2019

Humans of ZGF, People

Humans of ZGF: Greg McCants

Los Angeles Principal Greg McCants knows a thing or two about work-life balance. After 23 years with ZGF, he’s worked... READ MORE

Summertime Fun Camps Out at Lurie Children’s Hospital

06/14/2019

Projects

Summertime Fun Camps Out at Lurie Children’s Hospital

We love hearing about the ways our projects are positively shaping experiences, like the ZGF-designed Ann & Robert H. Lurie... READ MORE

The Evolution of Healthcare Workplace Design

06/10/2019

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The Evolution of Healthcare Workplace Design

The June/July issue of Healthcare Design magazine looks at how designers are helping healthcare organizations rethink workplace settings by offering... READ MORE

ZGF Speaks: Where to Find Us in June 2019

06/04/2019

People, Thought Leadership

ZGF Speaks: Where to Find Us in June 2019

Future Focus: Conversations for a Sustainable Future, Los Angeles, CA June 5th: Charles Kelley, Principal, will speak in a discussion... READ MORE

Sketchbook Interview: Amy Shouder

06/03/2019

Humans of ZGF, People

Sketchbook Interview: Amy Shouder

Behind every building are stacks of drawings. While architects and interior designers are known to be glued to their computers,... READ MORE