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Louis Kaufman Joins de Reus Architects as Principal
de Reus Architects, is pleased to announce the recent hire of Louis Kaufman, AIA, as Principal.
Lesley Castle, Architect at de Reus – Women’s Month Spotlight
Lesley Castle, Architect at de Reus, was our first Maui office hire last April!
de Reus Architects Named 2017 Top 50 Coastal Architect
de Reus Architects announced their recognition as a 2017 Top 50 Coastal Architect by Ocean Home Magazine.
de Reus Architects Named 2016 Top 50 Coastal Architect
de Reus Architects today announced their recognition as a Top 50 Coastal Architect by Ocean Home Magazine.
de Reus Architects Promotes Dan Dzakowic to Associate Principal
de Reus Architects announced the promotion of Dan Dzakowic, Studio Director, AIA, LEED AP to Associate Principal.
2014 AIA Honolulu Design Awards – Award of Excellence
AIA Honolulu honored de Reus Architects with a 2014 Award of Excellence for Kauhale Kai Residence.
The Wiseman Group to Launch New Book: Inner Spaces
The Wiseman Group was recently on location in Hawaii finalizing details for their upcoming book: Inner Spaces.
Kapiwai: Luxury Homes and Sustainability
Kapiwai will include open space and a nonprofit component focusing on sustainability.
Triple Bottom Line and Truly Balanced Lifestyle
Change is often hard but, in so many cases, not changing proves to be much tougher in the long run.
Aloha Spirit: Conversation with Mark de Reus
When you’re on island time, life on the mainland melts away as the overwhelming natural beauty of Hawaiian landscape comes…
Punta Sayulita architecture, master planning, and design
After years of careful planning and a lengthy permit and land assemblage process, construction commenced last week...
Mark de Reus Shares His Thoughts on Designing Vacation Homes
Designing vacation homes is a matter of fulfilling dreams of living in paradise...
Building Your Tropical Vacation Home with Mark de Reus
An award-winning architect discusses how he balances artistic vision with pragmatics and finds the inspiration of a sense of place…
de Reus Architects featured in Gentry
Just a brief 40 minutes after landing in Puerto Vallarta, I was nestled into a private little hideaway on Mexico’s…
Tropical Architecture – New Treehouse Residences
We are thrilled to share with you the next phase of design from Punta Sayulita...
Influence of Traditional Island Architecture on Contemporary Architects – Integration
Even this brief survey makes it evident that the influence of traditional island architecture on contemporary architects...
Early Foreign Architects in Bali and Indonesia
It is interesting to note that while de Reus’ personal transformational experience was profound, it was by no means unique...
Ancient Traditions, Modern Masters
In the words of Mark de Reus, his first visit to Bali in 1990 was personally and professionally “transformative,” a…
The Art of Placemaking – A Humanistic Process Defined by Reality
The term “placemaking” entered the design lexicon in the 1970s to describe what sets certain built environments apart from others.
From the Mauna Kea Golf Course to the Four Seasons Hualalai
Known by few, loved by many, Hawaii’s golden Kohala Coast is a pristine slice of paradise that rambles down a…
de Reus Architects featured in Western Home Journal – Sun Valley, Idaho
Like a lot of us, Mark de Reus had no idea what he wanted to do with his life after…
Cocotraie Magazine features Tropical Craftsman Home
The intimate entry sequence to the Tropical Craftsman Residence on the Kohala Coast...
Cocotraie Magazine features Mark de Reus in their Hawaii Issue
The award winning Architect who strives to achieve originality and excellence in every project...
Punta Sayulita, Mexico – Architecture and Master Planning Construction Updates – July 2012
A 33-acre peninsula development alongside the seaside village of Sayulita, Mexico is rare.
Nandana Villa featured in Maco Caribbean Living Magazine
Nandana Rises on the far Western Shore of Old Bahama Bay. You see it the moment you enter the gates…
Kona Village Resort on the Big Island of Hawaii Damaged by Tsunami
The fate of Kona Village: One of the Big Island’s oldest resorts was wrecked by the tsunami in March.
Gentry Magazine features Tropical Experience: Architecture + Design
Hot off the presses! Award-winning architect Mark de Reus’ exquisite coffee table book, Tropical Experience, showcases the extraordinary breadth of…
Nandana Villa featured in Cocotraie
Designed by renowned architect Mark de Reus of de Reus Architects in an Asian beach house style, Nandana (paradise in…
Luxury Travel Magazine reviews Tropical Experience: Architecture + Design
A beautiful coffee table book for lovers of the tropics, architecture and design.
Mexico: Ancient Cultures & Tropical Architecture
In each of our luxury residential and resort projects de Reus Architects enjoys the challenge of creating tropical architecture that…
World Architecture News: Ka’upulehu Beach Club – Phase 1, Kaupulehu, Hawaii
Overlooking Kahuwai Bay on the North Kona Coast of the island of Hawaii, Ka’upulehu Beach Club is the social gathering…
Kukio Golf Club in Hawaii – Top 10 Private Golf communities
When it comes to golf club architecture in Hawaii, Kukio is home to the only Tom Fazio design. The concept…