ABOUT US

ABOUT US

Our Philosophy

The company functions as an integrated multi-disciplinary entity incorporating the disciplines of Architecture and Landscape Architecture. Specific emphasis is placed on the development of a quality living environment and the interaction between development and conservation to create harmony.

ABOUT US

The Company

We have experience in the planning of developments in a number of climate zones and ecotones from arid and tropical to coastal areas and are a member organisation of the Green Building Council of South Africa.

ABOUT US

Approach

We believe in an organic approach to our work, that beauty and contextuality is necessary and that function and cost are paramount.  Specific emphasis is placed on the balance and interplay between projects and their environment.

Regular project collaboration is maintained with associated planning, engineering, construction, social and financial disciplines. We are constantly involved in mentoring and empowerment projects

MEET THE TEAM

Brian Stokes

DIRECTOR

Architect + Landscape Architect
B Arch (Cum Laude) (Pret), Pr Arch, MIArch, CIA, RIBA + Pr LArch (ML) (Pret), ILASA

Koos Marais

DIRECTOR

Architect 
B Arch (Pta), Pr Arch. MIArch, NCIA

Mthembeni Mkhize

DIRECTOR

Architect + Urban Planner
B Arch (Natal), Pr Arch. MIArch, PIA

Francois Engelbrecht

DIRECTOR

Architect
B Arch (Pta), Pr Arch, CIA

OUR OFFICES

GEORGE OFFICE

Architect and Landscape Architect: 
Brian Stokes

Landscape Architect:
Liesel Stokes

Architectural Technologists:
Victor Kurtz
Johneth Losch

Administrative Staff:
Elzanne Kurtz
Naomi Verster
Georgina Lee

JOHANNESBURG OFFICE

Architect:
Mthembeni Mkhize

SOMERSET WEST OFFICE

Architects:
Koos Marais
Francois Engelbrecht

Candidate Architect:
Maroné Badenhorst

Architectural Technologists: 
Niel Barnard
Danie Nel
Rudie Pentz