ikon.5 architects

Design Philosophy

We believe that architecture is storytelling using the language of landscape and built form. It tells the story of the values of a particular people or institution in its place and time. Like poetry and prose, architecture relies on metaphor to convey an expression that is lasting and timeless. Our architectural solutions reflect the regional traditions of the areas in which we build and seeks a timeless expression that eloquently tells our client’s stories. In this way, our work is a-stylistic, with no preordained aesthetic expression, and inspired by thoughtful, economic and efficient solutions that are meaningful to the public who inhabit and enjoy our buildings.

Learning Resource Center

Suffolk County Community College Brentwood, New York

Student Union

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Daytona Beach, Florida

Medgar Evers College Library

The City University of New York Brooklyn, New York