The studio is based in New York City and operates globally with a multidisciplinary focus on architecture, master planning, exhibit design, furniture design and art commissions.
The founder, Martin Stigsgaard has over twenty years of experience in the field of architecture, master planning and design for large complex museum and residential projects. Originally born in Denmark and educated at The Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Copenhagen. Mr. Stigsgaard has an additional master degree from University of Washington in Seattle as the Valle Scholarship recipient.
As lead designer, Mr. Stigsgaard, recent projects include working for the UAE National Military Museum in Abu Dhabi and on the international competition for The National World War II Museum in New Orleans which it set for completion in 2021.
Mr. Stigsgaard is an adjunct professor at Spitzer School of Architecture in New York and has been invited as distinguished critic at Cooper Union (NY) and as visiting critic at USC (the Frank Gehry Studio), Cal Poly (CA), Woodbury University (CA), Cooper Union (NY), Pratt (NY) and as guest professor at The Royal Academy in Denmark.
Mr. Stigsgaard is also the co-founder of the art collective New Weather Group which has exhibited at PS1/MoMA, Cleveland Sculpture Centre and have independently created a series of sculptural commissions for an art patrons in Los Angeles.