Muse Architects, established in 1983, is an office with extensive experience in residential, institutional, commercial, urban design and interior design projects, as well as expertise in sustainable design for all project types. As an office of fifteen people, and with established relationships with all related engineering consultants, Muse Architects provides full services for various scales of architectural commissions. The work of Muse Architects has received more than one hundred and sixty design awards, including those from the National, Washington, Maryland, Baltimore, Potomac Valley, and Northern Virginia Chapters of the AIA, the National Trust for Historic Preservation, and the Masonry Institute. In 2007 Muse Architects received the Top Firm National Award from Residential Architect magazine “for an outstanding contribution to residential architectural practice.” The work of Muse Architects has also been reviewed in more than two hundred architectural books and periodicals, including Architectural Record, Architectural Digest, and The American Home, Design for Living.
Stephen Muse, FAIA, Senior Principal
William Kirwan, AIA, LEED® AP, Principal
John Martinez received a Bachelor of Science in Architecture and a Master of Architecture from the University of Maryland. John joined Muse Architects in 2008.
Jenn Heller received a Bachelor of Architecture from The University of Notre Dame. Jenn joined Muse Architects in 2017.
Lauren Famularo received a Bachelor of Architecture from the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Lauren joined Muse Architects in 2017.
Lauren Cannon received a Bachelor of Science in Architecture with Engineering from the University of Westminster and a Master of Arts in Architecture from the University of Applied Sciences Cologne. Lauren joined Muse Architects in 2017.
Anil Moore received a Bachelor of Arts in Studio Arts from the University of South Carolina and a Master of Architecture from the University of Maryland. Anil joined Muse Architects in 2018.
Michelle Winters, Muse Architects’ Office Manager, received a Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Studies from Salisbury University. Michelle joined Muse Architects in 2018.