OUR PRINCIPAL ARCHITECT
GT/AD Studio is a comprehensive architectural design firm.
The firm’s principal and team leaders have designed Custom Residences, Condominiums, Hotels, Convention Facilities, Casino’s, Restaurants, Nightclubs, Office Buildings, Medical and Senior Care Facilities, Educational Facilities, Museums, Speedways, Commercial Centers, Industrial Parks, and a multitude of their Specialty projects.
GT/AD STUDIO can provide complete architecture, interior design, and master planning. With the inclusion of professional consultants, Turnkey professional services are available for our clients needs. Green sustainability has been part of their design criteria through passive and active systems for many years on a multitude of projects. The creative yet functional approaches to all projects have earned them the reputation and repeat business they now have. Over the years, the firm has provided comprehensive architectural design services for hundreds of projects on five continents.
The founder of GT/AD STUDIO is Ignacio Gonzalez bringing vast and varied experience and complementary strengths. The firm’s corporate offices are located in Las Vegas, Nevada.
The Firm's Mission:
GT/AD STUDIO's approach to their projects is simple and direct: each project that is designed and built must satisfy the clients expectations in a holistic manner, creating a sense of pride. The project must function efficiently for the owner and the user. It must be designed within established budget and schedule. The project must meet its economic goal.
The sustainability of each project must meet or exceed all energy and environmental potential within the project scope and creativity within technological and financial constraints.
The project must meet durability and life cycle cost expectations with elegance, grace, and style. It must make an aesthetic contribution to the owner, the user, and the community: all three have a right to beauty and commodity. The project’s unique requirements, with the utmost personal attention and efficiency it is possible to provide distinguished quality in design and fulfill the firm’s responsibilities to the owner.
Prior to the foundation of GT/AD STUDIO, Ignacio founded and directed the firm IGNACIO GONZALEZ ARCHITECTS (I.G.A.) for the past thirty six years. I.G.A. now provides architectural services for specialty projects.
He is a registered architect in the States of California, Arizona, Florida, Illinois, Nevada, Texas, and Utah. He has certification from the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (N.C.A.R.B.).
Ignacio has had extensive and varied experience as an architect. His hands on participation in all of his firm’s projects as principal project architect, team leader, manager, and team lead designer provides for a uniquely prepared professional. His designs are not only regionally significant but can be found worldwide. He has designed buildings on five continents. Among his foreign professional experiences was a three-year stay in Singapore as Architect in charge of design and construction of seven hotel/commercial/ high-rise projects.
The sculptural and distinctively clean designs are enhanced with his adherence to quality and budgetary constraints. His work has been published in national as well and foreign publications. Energy efficiency and sustainability are not new terms for the firm.
Ignacio Gonzalez studied architecture at the National University of Mexico (UNAM), in Mexico City; the Ibero-American University in the same city; and at California State Polytechnic University at Pomona. He received a Bachelor of Science in Architecture Degree and a Master of Architecture Degree from C.S.P.U.