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Michael Brickler, Tim Christ, Mark R. Johnson, Thomas M. Mayne, Michael Rotondi, Livio Santini, James Stafford, Brandon Welling

Active 1972-

Firm Notes

Thom Mayne formed this Los Angeles-based architectural partnership with Livio Santini, James Stafford and Michael Brickler in 1972. Michael Rotondi joined Morphosis in 1975.

PCAD id: 39

2-4-6-8 House, Venice, Los Angeles, CA1978Los AngelesCA
2012 Olympic Village Project, Queens, New York, NYQueensNY
Blades House #2, Santa Barbara, CA1992-1997Santa BarbaraCA
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Comprehensive Cancer Care Center, Los Angeles, CA1987Los AngelesCA
County of Orange, Segerstrom Center for the Arts #2, Orange County Museum of Art (OCMA), Costa Mesa, CA2019-2022Costa MesaCA
Crawford House, Montecito, CA1987-1992MontecitoCA
Denver Museum of Art (DAM) Addition Project, Denver, CODenverCO
Europaische Zentralbank Stage II Project, Frankfurt, Germany2003-2004Frankfurt-am-Main
Hypo Alpe-Adria-Center, Klagenfurt, Austria2002KlagenfurtCarinthia
Lawrence House
Lawrence House, Hermosa Beach, CA1983-1984Hermosa BeachCA
Long Beach Unified School District (LBUSD), International Elementary School, Long Beach, CA1997-1998Long BeachCA
Los Angeles Free Clinic, Los Angeles, CA1989-1990Los AngelesCA
Mantilini, Kate, Restaurant, Beverly Hills, CA1985Beverly HillsCA
Mayne, Thom and Blythe Alison, House, Cheviot Hills, Los Angeles, CA2017
Mayne, Thom, House, Santa Monica, CASanta MonicaCA
Palenque at Centro JVC, Zapopan, Jalisco, Mexico2001
Salick Healthcare Administrative Headquarters, West Hollywood, CA1990-1991West HollywoodCA
State of California, Department of Transportation (Caltrans), District 7 Headquarters, Downtown, Los Angeles, CA2003-2005Los AngelesCA
United States Government, Department of Justice, Morse, Wayne Lyman, Courthouse, Downtown, Eugene, OR2006EugeneOR
United States Government, Federal Office Building #3, San Francisco, CA2003-2007San FranciscoCA
University of Toronto, Graduate Student Housing, Toronto, ON, Canada2000TorontoON
Yuzen Vintage Car Museum ProjectWest HollywoodCA
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