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Male, US, born 1958-01-27

Associated with the firms network

Holt Hinshaw Jones Architecture; Holt Hinshaw Pfau Jones, Architects; Jones, Partners: Architecture

Professional History


Designer, Eisenman/Robertson, Architects, New York, NY.

Partner, Holt Hinshaw Pfau Jones Architecture, San Francisco, CA.

Partner, Holt Hinshaw Jones Architecture, San Francisco, CA, c. 1993.

Principal, Jones, Partners: Architecture, San Francisco, CA, 1993-1997.

Principal, Jones, Partners: Architecture, El Segundo, CA, 1997-

Winner (invited competition) Rotterdam Biennale 2001; Finalist, Flemington Jewish Community Center (national competition), 2001; 1999 Finalist (invited competition) New York Times Capsule; 1997 Winner (invited competition) Shanghai North Bund Plaza; 1997 Finalist (national competition) Union Square, San Francisco; 1996 Progressive Architecture Citation: High Sierras Cabins; 1994 Progressive Architecture Citation: Confluence Point Bridges and Ranger Station; 1994 Finalist (national competition) Patterns for Head Start Facilities; 1991 Finalist (invited competition) Rene Dubois Bioshelter; 1991 Progressive Architecture Citation: House for a Corporate Family; 1991 Progressive Architecture Citation: Tract House; 1990 Progressive Architecture Citation: UCLA Chiller Plant; 1989 Winner (invited competition) UCLA Chiller Plant; 1989 Progressive Architecture Award: Astronauts Memorial; 1989 Finalist (invited competition) Columbus Convention Center; 1989 Finalist (invited competition) U.S. Pavilion Expo 92; 1989 Juror's Award, American Society of Architectural Perspectivists; 1988 Winner (national competition) Astronauts Memorial; 1988 Progressive Architecture Citation: Bridgeway Science and Industry; 1987 Progressive Architecture Award: Right Away Redi-Mix; 1987 Finalist (national competition) Pacific Center for the Media Arts; 1987 Architecture Fellowship, New York Foundation for the Arts; 1985 Rome Prize in Architecture, American Academy in Rome;



Cadet, United States Military Academy, West Point, NY, 1976-78.

A.B., University of California, Berkeley (UCB), Berkeley, CA, 1980.

M.Arch., Harvard University, Graduate School of Design, Cambridge, MA, 1984.

College Honors

“Distinguished Cadet,” United States Military Academy, West Point, NY, 1976-78.

A.B., Highest Honors, University of California, Berkeley (UCB), Berkeley, CA, 1980.

Master of Architecture with Distinction, Harvard University, Graduate School of Design, Cambridge, MA, 1984.

Rome Prize Winner, American Academy, Rome, Italy. Jones became a Fellow at the American Academy in Rome.



Married Dora Epstein Jones, a UCLA-trained architectural historian. In 2018, she was listed as being a Lecturer at the Unviersity of California, Berkeley (UCB). She also was Coordinator of General Studies, Southern California Institute of Architecture (SCI-Arc), Los Angeles, CA. She became the Director of the Architecture + Design Museum (A+D Museum), Los Angeles, CA, in 06/2016.

Associated Locations

  • Santa Monica, CA (Architect's Birth)
    Santa Monica, CA

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PCAD id: 1153

201 Second Street Office Tower Project, San Francisco, CASan FranciscoCA
Andersen Consulting Corporate Offices, Kuala Lumpur, MalaysiaKuala Lumpur
Arias and Tsang House, BrisbaneBrisbaneCA
Armani Exchange, New York, NYNew YorkNY
Brill, David and Lisa House, San Clemente, CASan ClementeCA
Brill, Rob, House and Studio, Silver Lake, Los Angeles, CALos Angeles
C-1 Professional Training Center Project, Indianapolis, IN1997IndianapolisIN
Confluence Point Bridges and Ranger Station Project, San Jose, CA1994-1996San JoseCA
Frantz House, Santa Barbara, CASanta BarbaraCA
General Instruments Corporate Campus, Philadelphia, PA1996PhiladelphiaPA
General Instruments Corporation, Corporate Campus Project, Philadelphia, PA1996PhiladelphiaPA
Hughes House, Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles, CA1998Los AngelesCA
I8* Noodles Restaurant Prototype
India Basin Technology Center Project, San FranciscoSan FranciscoCA
New York Times Capsule Project
Overlake Sector Light Industrial Park, Newark, CA1987-1991NewarkCA
PRO/Con Duplex, Silver Lake, Los Angeles, CALos AngelesCA
PRO/Con Packaged Homes
Redondo Beach Duplex, Redondo Beach, CARedondo BeachCA
San Jose Repertory Theatre, Hammer, Susan and Phil, Theatre Center, Downtown, San Jose, CA1997San JoseCA
Shanghai North Bund Plaza Project, ShanghaiShanghai
Silver Lake Duplex, Silver Lake, Los AngelesLos AngelesCA
Silverlake Lofts, Silver Lake, Los Angeles, CALos AngelesCA
Stanford University, Stanford Modular Shelters, Stanford, CAStanfordCA
Stieglitz House, HollywoodHollywood, Los AngelesCA
Sub-'burb 2025 Project
Time Magazine House of the Future
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Energy Services Facility, Westwood, Los Angeles, CA1994Los AngelesCA
University of Cincinnati, Zimmer Stair, Cincinnati, OH1996CincinnatiOH
Urban Epicuria, Home Meal Replacement Center, West HollywoodWest HollywoodCA