About Us

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Matthew Peek AIA studied architecture at Berkeley, Columbia, and Yale, with a Fulbright at the University of Venice. His work ranges from interiors built with the exclusive use of sustainable materials to high performance residential and commercial buildings combining innovative structure and energy-efficient facade systems. Matt has also taught as an adjunct professor at the University of California, Berkeley, and the University of San Francisco. A native San Franciscan, his experience includes projects in various U.S. states and abroad.

Renata Ancona

Renata Ancona studied architecture, urban design, and engineering at Berkeley, Pescara, and graduated summa cum laude from the University of Florence. Her work is characterized by a contemporary aesthetic focusing on the refinement of sustainable materials. Renata’s twenty years of experience in the U.S. and Italy offers a wide perspective on design and construction, and her research foundations on high performance structure and materials is projected into new lightweight architectural forms.

Selected Projects 1997-2017

Ridge House, Lake Folsom, CA
Flood-Proof House, Stinson Beach, CA
Fire-Resistant House, Burlingame, CA
LEED Hurricane House, New Jersey
LEED Plateau House, New Jersey
Eyelid House, San Francisco, CA
America’s Cup View Deck, S.F., CA
Plug-In Hill House, San Francisco, CA
Four-story Renovation, Pacific Heights. S.F.
Three-story Addition, Forest Hill, S.F.
Horizontal Addition, Cole Valley, S.F.
Victorian Renovation, Noe Valley, S.F.
Edwardian Interiors, Pacific Heights, S.F.
Country House and Winery, Sonoma, CA
Beach Condo Multi-Unit Infill, Capitola, CA
Apartment Building Infill, Santa Cruz, CA
View House Renovation, Marina, S.F.
Flex House Renovation, Lake Street, S.F.
Con-Text-ure House, Bernal Heights, S.F.
Deck and Penthouse, North Waterfront, S.F.
Un-Box House, San Francisco, CA
Screenwriter’s House, Atlanta, GA
Desert Housing, Las Cruces, NM
Restaurateur’s House, Mill Valley, CA
Giordano House, Bologna, Italy

Embarcadero Office Building, S.F.
Byron Meyer & Co. Office, S.F.
Jackson Square Offices, S.F.
Law Office, Embarcadero One, S.F.
Skyscraper Plaza and Lobby, S.F.
Hunters Point Art Center, S.F.
Floating Music Hall, San Francisco
Furniture, Public Library, San Mateo
Commercial Center, Colorado
High-Tech Winery, Tuscany
Commercial Center, Milan
Civic Center and Library, Merate
High-Speed Rail Station, Turin
Research Facilities, Leipzig
Public Library, Milan
Gymnasium, Florence
Tsunami Reconstruction, Japan
Shopping Esplanade, Montecarlo
Port Reuse and Park, Los Angeles
North Shore Reconstruction, Chicago
University of Venice Extension