Gruen Associates, established in 1946, provides architectural, interior design, planning, urban design, environmental assessment, landscape architecture, and transportation design services worldwide.
The firm has a broad-based international practice which ranges from small boutique projects to very large and complex projects. Gruen Associates is a leader in collaborative practice, teaming both with other design professionals and/or with Contractors on design/build projects. The firm has received recognition for its work on mixed-use developments, sports facilities, theme parks, transit stations, convention centers, civic centers, office buildings, hotels and destination resorts, condominiums and apartments, high-end and specialty retail stores, shopping centers, schools and universities, libraries, performing arts and cultural centers, museums, marinas, parking structures, airports and justice facilities. Current projects include the Union Station Master Plan, the new Central Utility Plant at Los Angeles International Airport, the renovation of the historic Brand Library in Glendale, the Red Building at the Pacific Design Center, the newest expansion of the Los Angeles Convention Center, the Northeast Police Station, and dozens of luxury retail stores.