We aspire to express a design that exceeds your requirements and hopes, adding value and a stronger sense of personal attachment. No two clients or sites are the same, prompting thorough research and development meaning every design is special.
Landscape, light and texture are the focus of our designs, essentially softening physical boundaries by drawing attention beyond physical confines. We manipulate the sense of space beyond square meters; bigger isn't always better.
We believe in using quality materials that are a delight to touch, smell and see. Longevity is paramount as we hope you'll be at one with the design for a long time.
Our designs are charged with a sense of intent so that spaces take hold of the user, whether it be subtly or boldly. Our designs can be bold or gentle.
We embrace a holistic approach to design, so that architecture, interiors and landscape come together as one.
JARCHITECTURE was formed in 2012 by husband and wife Jason + Jorja Gec and together they bring experience in both residential and commercial projects. Our strengths are broad and passion unwavering.
JORJA GEC studied at The University of Melbourne and received a Bachelor of Architecture with Honours. Jorja began working with leading international design practices both in Melbourne, at Denton Corker Marshall and in London, at SOM. She has lead the development and construction of a variety of large scale projects, including office, university and hotel developments. Jorja has also designed several residential projects at waterfront, vineyard and suburban properties. Jorja is pragmatic and has strong skills in planning, detailing and construction gained over years in commercial and residential practices.
JASON GEC attended RMIT University and received a Master of Architecture with High Distinction. He also holds a Certificate IV in Building and Construction allowing a deeper understanding of the build process. Jason has worked with local design practices in Prahran, South Melbourne, Toorak and Brighton acting as Project Architect while gaining experience in the design and building of highly detailed residential and multi-residential projects. Jason has strong design, planning and detailing skills.
Somme townhouses featured on The Local Project. Check out the article here
Somme is featured in Inside Out. Article here
Somme on Architecture & design. Check it out here
Somme townhouses featured on e-architect.co.uk. Check out the article here
Rhyll house featured on HomeDsgn. Check out the article here
Rhyll house on InteriorZine. Check it out here
Rhyll house is on Home Designator. Check it out here
Rhyll house on Opumo. Check it out here
Rhyll house featured in Grand Designs Australia magazine issue 6.2
Rhyll house featured on Archdaily. Check out the article here
Rhyll house featured on Complete Home. Check it out here