From left to right: Daryl Hawkins (retired) & Douglas Roberts (Principal Architect) JHW ARCHITECTS has been designing for
the Monterey Peninsula and Central Coast area since 1970. We continue to create
innovative designs that add to the community and embrace the historical context
of the Monterey Area.
In our beginnings, we were located in
the heart of Cannery Row where we remodeled the historic cannery. We have enjoyed
our Garden Road offices since 2001. JHW is named for its founders and long-time
associates: Jacoubowsky, Hawkins, and Walker. Our firm continues to build on
our long history in the community.Under
the leadership of Douglas Roberts since 2016, JHW is firmly in its second generation,
continuing to bring architectural excellence to the community.
Some long-term and
notable clients include the Monterey Bay Aquarium, CSU Monterey Bay, Middlebury
Institute of International Studies, McGraw Hill, Monterey College of Law, the
Cannery Row Company, City of Monterey, and many local businesses, hotels and
restaurants of the Monterey area. The firm has also designed over 75 church
projects throughout Northern California.
Check out our list of clients for pictures
of our many landmarks and design award winning buildings in the Monterey
Peninsula region from the last five decades. This includes two LEED® Certified
buildings: the Monterey College of Law Community Justice Center (Platinum,
2011)) and CSUMB's Otter Express foodservice building (Silver, 2014).
Our focus is to
always bring our decades of experience and knowledge of the local communities
to your unique needs, whether it is a commercial facility, institutional
facility, church or residential building. Our size means you always receive
personal attention and service from the principal. JHW's broad and extensive experience means our
continuing commitment to architectural excellence is reflected in your