Office Profile

Located in Los Angeles, the award winning design practice, MURMUR, was founded in 2008 by Heather Roberge. Ms. Roberge, and her collaborators, are committed to the production of stimulating built environments that engage people intellectually, socially, and physically. Her work expands material and building tradition with the opportunities afforded by digital technologies. Her work is steadfastly committed to careful craftsmanship and inventive material assembly.

MURMUR’s work has been recognized nationally through awards, exhibitions and publications. Ms. Roberge has won three Los Angeles AIA design awards in recognition of innovative design concepts with precise execution. In 2014, the Vortex House was nominated for the prestigious Mies Crown Hall of Americas Emerging Architecture Prize.

Ms. Roberge was selected by the Architectural League of New York for the 2016 Emerging Voices program, named a Next Progressive in Architect magazine in 2015, and was a finalist in the MoMA|PS1 Young Architects Program in 2006. Ms. Roberge’s work has appeared in A+U, Praxis, Metropolis, I.D., Japan Esquire, Architectural Record, Log, 306090, The New York Times, and The Los Angeles Times.