Architect of Record
Based in Miami and with offices in Los Angeles, New York, Paris, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Manila, Dubai, Lima and Sao Paulo, Arquitectonica is a major presence on the world architectural stage. Founded in 1977, the firm received critical and popular attention and acclaim almost from its inception, thanks to a bold modernism that was immediately identified with a renaissance in Miami’s urban landscape. Principals Bernardo Fort-Brescia and Laurinda Spear have continued exploring and pushing the limits of their innovative use of geometry, pattern, and color to introduce a new brand of humanistic modern design to the world. Arquitectonica has 600 architects, landscape architects, planners, interior designers and industrial designers, in ten offices around the world. Arquitectonica’s residential architecture group is a global leader in its field. It is renowned for unique architecture and progressive interior planning. Its exteriors are landmarks in the skyline and define the address of its residents. Its interiors address contemporary lifestyles and explore new ways to improve private living spaces as well as shared public functions. The firm’s work spans the full range of residential options. Arquitectonica’s residential architecture group creates new living environments with the foundation of up-to-date market knowledge. It designs with functional ingenuity, proposes unique spaces and presents exteriors that define architectural personality and contribute iconically to the character of the city in which they are built.