IMG_2737.jpeg
 

Contact:

310.829.9932
57 Market St.
Venice, CA 90291

Architecture and Design Inquiries
inquiries@studioea.com

Skysource / WEDEW Inquiries
inquiries@studioea.com

Marketing and Media Inquiries
marketing@studioea.com

Employment Opportunities

 

Studio of Environmental Architecture

S.E.A. is dedicated to the design and construction of sustainable and restorative spaces and places. We strive to delight—by designing with nature, S.E.A. minimizes the environmental impacts of buildings while enhancing the occupant experience. With each project, we strive for a unique architectural expression through the interplay of light and shadow, form and material, balance and composition. Architecture isn’t an isolated craft—S.E.A. practices a holistic design process that engages many disciplines, such as industrial design, public sculpture, materials research, and systems thinking.

The studio has particular expertise in regenerative design and sustainability in residential and commercial projects. S.E.A. promotes new ideas and research through our in-house thinktank, Resilience Lab. S.E.A. actively assists families and communities recover from natural disasters with ecologically-minded fire-rebuilds,

 
DH_headshot.jpg

David Hertz, FAIA

David has been working at the edge of sustainability and the forefront of regenerative architecture for over 35 years. His commitment to inclusive and sustainable design is evident in the 747 Wing House, which recycles the wings and tail of an airplane as a poetic roof structure. Airplane wings are pre-engineered to be self-supporting components, so they could be appropriated and recontextualized as an architecture of minimal structure and maximum views. 

search and development of resource efficient ecologic building products. In 1983 Hertz founded Syndesis Inc, and invented the material manufacturing process of Syndecrete®, the innovative pre-cast lightweight concrete surfacing material.  Hertz sold the technology in 2006.  Evolving from a generalist nature of practice to a more specified studio has allowed for a comprehensive understanding of creative problem solving and the opportunity to view design challenges from multiple perspectives simultaneously.  David Hertz FAIA Architects and S.E.A. has been creating lasting works of Architecture for over 30 YEARS. We are a small practice dedicated to design and green building, and employ ab

29125_101079986609204_153365_n.jpg

Yatto Suzuki, AIA

askjdfblaksjdbvlkasjdbvlkaj alskdbflaksdjbvasjdbf liasjdbviajbsdfvi asidbvias

13413068_10153696275956476_7153670559512873476_n.jpg

Eric Lindeman

askjdfblaksjdbvlkasjdbvlkaj alskdbflaksdjbvasjdbf liasjdbviajbsdfvi asidbvias

13116359_10154089210192200_933364878325064654_o.jpg

Chris Penfold

askjdfblaksjdbvlkasjdbvlkaj alskdbflaksdjbvasjdbf liasjdbviajbsdfvi asidbvias

Willem_square.jpg

Willem Swârt

askjdfblaksjdbvlkasjdbvlkaj alskdbflaksdjbvasjdbf liasjdbviajbsdfvi asidbvias

40389858_10156499987402777_9152135060743258112_n.jpg

Laura Occhetti, AIA

askjdfblaksjdbvlkasjdbvlkaj alskdbflaksdjbvasjdbf liasjdbviajbsdfvi asidbvias

42117757_10106438876082613_7503588082663292928_o.jpg

Ed Millán

askjdfblaksjdbvlkasjdbvlkaj alskdbflaksdjbvasjdbf liasjdbviajbsdfvi asidbvias

27337093_1784312421611588_3138346332327691328_n.jpg

Austin Pollard

askjdfblaksjdbvlkasjdbvlkaj alskdbflaksdjbvasjdbf liasjdbviajbsdfvi asidbvias