Founded in 2002, the award winning architectural practice Thomas Gouws Architects operates throughout South Africa from their design studio in Pretoria. Their expertise lie in the design of exclusive contemporary residences and selective commercial projects. They pursue excellence in design, generated from a sensitive response to context and individual client requirements, and strive to create architecture of timeless simplicity.
Architecture: Thomas Gouws : B.Arch (UP)
Thomas is a University of Pretoria graduate (cum laude) with 19 years of experience in the Architecture field. He worked for high-profiled architectural firms Ora Joubert Architects and Mathews & Associates Architects (as Associate) where he was involved in numerous award winning & published projects before founding Thomas Gouws Architects in 2002. In the thirteen years since starting his own practice he’s developed a sought after and well-recognized signature Architectural Style.
Interior Architecture: Sureen Gouws: M.Int (Prof) UP
Sureen, also a University of Pretoria graduate (cum laude) with a Masters Degree in Interior Architecture, joined the practice in 2004 and heads the Interior division. Her thesis was published internationally by German publishing house VDM. In a very new professional field, Sureen is one of only a handful of registered Professional Interior Architects in the country registered with the South African Institute of the Interior Design Professions. Her unique creative abilities and eye for detail complete the Architecture + Interior Package offered to clients which gives the firm a competitive edge.