Roux Architects is a family business based in Hermanus in the Overberg, Western Cape. We are serious about what we do, and find fulfilment in providing high quality design to our clients. We are concerned with creating places for people to enjoy, feel nurtured and comfortable.
Charl has been practicing as a professional architect for over 40 years. He has a strong design sense and attention to detail. Through years of focusing on residential,public and institutional projects as well as environmentally conscious design in the eco-tourism sector,he has developed a sensitivity to the context presented by each different site and client brief. The planning of the projects and use of materials result in the buildings having a strong sense of place. The aim is to satisfy the client’s needs in both a functional and emotional manner in terms of creating spaces that are both humane and nurturing whether it be a residential or institutional project.
Jonathan has a background in social science. This lends a certain sensitivity to his approach to design. He has the three dimensional design ability that augments his fathers knowledge and experience. He appreciates environmentally conscious, sustainable architecture that takes reference from place. Residential architecture is a passion- “Good architecture changes peoples lives: this is exhilarating to be a part of.” He has had experience in commercial, apartments, public and single residential. Project management and contract administration is also a forté.