a: the composition or combination of parts or elements so as to form a whole
b: the combining of often diverse conceptions into a coherent whole
c: the dialectic combination of thesis and antithesis into a higher stage of truth
Synthesis Design + Architecture is an award-winning contemporary design practice exploring design at the intersection of Performance, Technology and Craft. Challenged with the mission to explore and redefine the relationship between form and performance, the office explores methods of informing design through technological means. The design trajectory and ethos of the office is rooted in balancing both the experimental and the visionary with the practical and the pragmatic to achieve the extraordinary.
With over 20 years of collective professional experience the office has established an impressive and diverse portfolio of buildings, facades, infrastructure, interiors, installations, exhibitions, furniture, and product design.
Founded in 2011, our work has already begun to achieve recognition for its forward-thinking and design excellence with over twenty design awards and numerous publications at the local, national, and international level. Our diverse team of multidisciplinary design professionals includes Registered Architects (Colorado, Arizona, Holland, and Jordan), designers and computational specialists educated, trained, and raised in the USA, UK, Canada, Denmark, Portugal, China, Jordan, Iran and Taiwan. This diverse cultural and disciplinary background has supported our expanding portfolio of international projects in the USA, Canada, UK, Italy, Russia, S. Korea, Thailand, Taiwan and China.