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John Portman, the multi-talented founder behind Portman & Associates Architecture, and Gotham PR new 2017 client, has a career and reputation that has spanned decades. With a focus on commercial design, Portman and his team have created some of the most beautiful work in the form of hotels and commercial spaces with a keen eye for impeccable design.
Current President, Jack Portman in tandem with his father and the senior management team, have created a company that dares to imagine.
Drawing inspiration from the observation of people who interact within his spaces, the JPA architectural team successfully cultivates a style and technique unique to context and venue
A testament to John Portman & Associates, the firm is up for many awards nationally including work featured in Atlanta, Denver and San Diego.
Nominated for a World Architecture News award, or a WAN award, Portman’s San Diego dual-branded BRIC II project has garnered attention for the guest experience integrated with a design synonymous with the city’s waterfront.
You may have seen quite a bit more of John Portman & Associates work than you even realized featured in popular movies and television.
This powerhouse is behind the backdrop design in the Hunger Games franchise, cult favorite, The Walking Dead as well as featured in the much awaited release of Spider-Man: Homecoming, set to launch Summer, 2017.
The ability to portray another world is something that takes a great deal of vision, a vision that the Portman design team possesses.
To further underscore John Portman’s work, his incredible style of building and perspective is taught in a Harvard design course ‘Portmania.’
Adding to the company’s portfolio, the architect is the focus of a documentary, “John Portman: A Life of Building,” that was created around the intriguing role he has played throughout his career as half artist and decidely ingenious business man. His fans are legion.
Featured in a Q&A given to the New York Times, Portman & Associates work is nothing short of astonishing, solely imagined to spark creativity in everyone who interacts in the space. Study!