Jonathan Hartung, AIA, Principal

During his thirty-five years of architectural practice, Jonathan has led numerous institutional, commercial and residential projects. Through his emphasis on responsive project management, thoughtful design, and clear, concise documentation, Jonathan strives for innovative, technically sound projects that meet design, schedule and budget goals Jonathan is an effective team-leader who believes in the power of teams working together to accomplish shared goals. He is a  fellow of the Northwest Institute for Architecture and Urban Study and is particularly inspired by the nuanced work of Carlo Scarpa at the Castelvecchio Museum in Verona.  Jonathan is a member of several professional organizations, including the AIA and the Association for Preservation Technology, , Jonathan's community service work includes service on the Green Lake Rowing Advisory Council as a Board member and President.  Jonathan is currently President of the Board of Directors of the Associate Recreation Council of Seattle, a non-profit in partnership with the Seattle Park and Recreation Department. ARC delivers programs, classes and activities at over fifty sites across the City of Seattle serving youth and adults in every community and neighborhood of the city

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SHKS Architects finds elegance in necessity, elevating the core principles of each unique site and building project to reflect our clients' aspirations.

Through collaboration, care, craft, and discovery, we reveal architecture's inherent optimism, contributing to our local community and to the global stewardship of natural and built environments.