2020 results

SkB Architects

Longlisted for Dezeen Awards 2020 interior designer of the year, SkB Architects is a design firm based in Seattle, founded by Shannon Gaffney, Kyle Gaffney and Brian Collins-Friedrichs in 1999.

For over 21 years, SkB Architects has strived to create meaningful, sensory-rich environments for individuals, corporate clients, retailers, developers and culturally-connected communities. The studio endeavours to design spaces that feel human, comfortable and tactile, while expressing visual branding for commercial clients or a sense of personal identity for residential clients.

With projects located over the world, the intentional diversity of the practice allows ideas from different markets and project types to cross-pollinate and influence one another, ultimately leading to more comprehensive and informed design solutions.

SkB Architects has been longlisted in the interior designer of the year category of Dezeen Awards 2020.

Designer: SkB Architects

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