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

A Decade To Remember

01/12/2021

Projects

A Decade To Remember

As 2021 begins and we close the book on a decade of immense change and innovation in the built environment,... READ MORE

Transforming Business as Usual in Wood Supply Chains

01/05/2021

Thought Leadership

Transforming Business as Usual in Wood Supply Chains

As architects, we’re often too far removed from the relationship between the materials we specify and their impact on the... READ MORE

Q&A: The Post-COVID Workplace

12/17/2020

Thought Leadership, ZGF in the News

Q&A: The Post-COVID Workplace

With the rollout of the first COVID-19 vaccine program underway, many of us are now looking into the not-so-distant future, when... READ MORE

Designing High-Performance Labs

12/16/2020

Projects, Thought Leadership

Designing High-Performance Labs

Laboratories are the critical infrastructure housing so much of today’s discovery and innovation. By contradiction, labs have traditionally been set... READ MORE

Maebashi City Recognized with Prestigious Ministry of Land Award

12/07/2020

Awards, Projects

Maebashi City Recognized with Prestigious Ministry of Land Award

We’re thrilled to announce that the Maebashi City Ecodistrict Vision plan in the Gunma Prefecture, Japan was named recipient of... READ MORE

Sketchbook Interview: Matt Fleck

12/02/2020

Humans of ZGF, People

Sketchbook Interview: Matt Fleck

New York architect Matt Fleck has been capturing moments for as long as he can remember—through photography, sketching, painting and... READ MORE