GCD About

We design for our clients, not for our portfolio.

Our knowledge of architecture is informed through years of education and experience.

Founded in 1999, G. Charles Design has been dedicated to creating authentic and captivating architecture with careful consideration for our clients needs.

In addition to our decades of residential and high-end residential experience, we have completed over 900,000 square feet of retail space design both nationally and overseas. Our firm is eager to work with clients from all walks of life.

About Page Collage Picture by G Charles Design
About Page Collage Picture by G Charles Design
About Page Collage Picture by G Charles Design
About Page Collage Picture by G Charles Design

Any style can be emulated, but the truly talented architects are those that can masterfully create designs of any style and period, historically correct and with strong precedence from the entire history of architecture.

Meet The Team

We believe that developing collaborative relationships would produce the best service for our clients. The strength of our team gives us the capability to design in any style, scale or geography.

Los Angeles Team

At our Los Angeles architecture firm, we prioritize working closely with our clients. We believe in a strong partnership, ensuring your project is a true reflection of your goals and desires.

Glen Charles S Salcedo
Glen Charles S SalcedoAIA, NCARBPresident/Principal Architect
Chi Espenida
Chi EspenidaProject Lead
Kristoffer Jake Yalong
Kristoffer Jake YalongStructural Design Lead
Ty Salcedo-Chalberg
Ty Salcedo-ChalbergAssociate/Business Development
BoscoStaff Therapist

Manila Team

Our Manila team, in seamless partnership with our core team, cultivates a dynamic synergy that enriches our architectural projects. This collaboration ensures a blend of international expertise and local insights, enhancing the quality and creativity of our work.

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IDr. Ayra Czarina F. Chua, P.I.I.D
IDr. Ayra Czarina F. Chua, P.I.I.DSenior AssociateManaging Director-Manila
Wes Chua
Wes ChuaDirector Of Construction - Manila
Ian Vargas
Ian VargasDesign Drafter
James Villar
James VillarDesign Drafter
Jean Yrra Mutuc
Jean Yrra MutucRegistered Architect (Philippines)Project Lead
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Let's build that dream project together.

Whether you're still in the rough sketches or you have a full plan in mind, it's never too early to involve us. We'll be with you in every step.

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