FIRM PROFILE


HISTORY

Faik Tugberk, a registered architect with over 30 years of architectural experience, created Architects Collaborative Incorporated (ACI) in 1990. In a short time, the firm became a practice with a solid reputation in the greater Washington, DC metropolitan area for expertise in designing multi-family and mixed-use projects. The staff of ACI provides innovation, design leadership, guidance, and technological expertise throughout the building process. The high level of care the clients receive from the inception of the ideas to the completion of construction is a hallmark of the firm. ACI has successfully designed and completed numerous residential and commercial projects over the last three decades, including award-winning landmark buildings such as the Palisades of Bethesda, Bennett Park in Rosslyn, Stonepoint in Annapolis, Carlyle Place in Alexandria, and Palisades of Towson.
Principal – Faik Tugberk, AIA
Mr. Tugberk has maintained a diverse practice providing leadership and creative thrust on varying scales of residential, commercial, and mixed-use award-winning projects. His expertise ranges from planning and design of large-scale mixed-use projects, including residential, retail, office, and institutional buildings. His understanding of design, construction technology, and construction costs bring a unique combination of practicality and market savvy to every project under his direction.

Design Philosophy
Mr. Tugberk and the staff of ACI view the client as a partner in the process of designing, planning, and building projects. Specifically, they take pride in understanding the project site, and the vision and needs of the client, to provide creative solutions to create beautiful, economically viable, and civically responsible buildings.

Services
ACI specializes in the architecture and planning of multi-family (i.e., high-rise, mid-rise, and garden apartments), mixed-use, and commercial projects.