CURIOSITY, CREATIVITY, INGENUITY
Integrated design solutions for place making
Our two sister companies, Ekistics Plan + Design and Form:Media, form one inter-disciplinary practise focused on place & space problem solving. From urban planning and architecture, to engineering, interior design, branded environments and signage / wayfinding programs; our diverse team of designers, engineers and problem solvers engage in holistic thinking beyond the bounds of the traditional compartmentalized professions.
Together, we are innovators, researchers, artists, strategic thinkers and change agents. We work with clients to discover the best possible solutions in a way that balances vision with practical budget realities.
Discover our unique approach to space and place design, where each client's needs are treasured, and each solution is tailored to the specific challenge.
Signage / Wayfinding
Every Site has physical, biophysical, social, legal, aesthetic, and vernacular constraints and opportunities. Our planners, landscape architects and engineers come together to overcome challenges, maximize opportunities, assess economic impacts, and find the best solution for every landscape and every development or conservation program. Working together, we find the best use and configuration of a site to fit the clients specific program.
Every building must integrate with its site, with its context and users. Our approach starts with the site, the program and and the end user. We work iteratively amongst professionals until we find the form that fits the function and the style that fits the vernacular context.
A strong brand starts with a strong identity. Our branding team consists of brand experts, environmental designers, graphic designers and new media experts. Everything you need to create a targeted message or story for your product, building, development, site, region, or city.
RETHINKING THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT