John Court

John Court

Seattle, WA, US



Architect currently based in Jakarta, with roots in Hong Kong, New York and Seattle.

Licensed in New York State and Washington State.


A generalist, hands-on architect passionate for the traditional craft of building combined with new building design technologies.

A broad background across all phases of architectural design and management. Leading roles on both large and small scale projects: commercial, retail, mixed use and residential project types from New York to Jakarta, Indonesia.

  • Design Manager
  • Principal Architect
  • Senior Designer
  • Project Architect 

Exemplary skills: conceptual design, client relationships, project management, and development submittals.



Rimba Studio, Jakarta, ID, Principal Partner

corporate, hospitality, retail

Oct 2018 - current

PT MAP Boga Adiperkasa, Jakarta, ID, Head of Design


Oct 2017 - current

Jungle Architecture, Seattle, WA, US, Principal Architect

corporate, hospitality, residential

Oct 2016 - current

Miller Court Architects, Seattle, WA, US, Principal Architect

residential, community, religious

Jul 2016 - Jun 2018

Nandinee Phookan Architect, P.C., Hong Kong, Project Architect

corporate, community, residential

Aug 2015 - May 2016

Starbucks Coffee Company, Hong Kong, HK, Senior Designer


Aug 2012 - May 2015

Raum Projects International, Hong Kong, HK, Architectural Consultant

high-end retail

Jun 2013 - Jan 2014

Jeremy Miller Architects, Seattle, WA, US, Junior Architect

single-family residential, religious

Oct 2011 - Sep 2012

Rutledge Maul Architects, Seattle, WA, US, Intern Architect

mixed use, multi-family residential

May 2012 - Aug 2012

MG2, Seattle, WA, US, Associate Architect

hospitality, retail, commercial

Jan 2008 - Jun 2010


University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI, US, Bachelors, Architecture

Aug 2003 - Aug 2007

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI, US, Urban Planning

Aug 2003 - Aug 2007


Respite Care House Design, 1st Place


Areas of Specialization