May 2019

MAY 2019 NEWSLETTER   After a short break in between the Easter weekend, the office is now back in full swing, and everyone is full of zest and excited to continue with their projects.   Our reception area is coming along well with the floors having been laid. We are looking forward to the finishing […]

Newsletter – November 2018

Welcome to the latest edition of our newsletter. As we approach the end of the year, we thought we would share with you two recent write-ups, including images, on one of Nico’s projects which we trust you will find both inspiring and interesting. Nico’s remarkable and unique One Forrest Road house was featured in the […]

Newsletter – June 2018

Welcome to the latest edition of our newsletter. The new year has brought exciting developments, opportunities and interesting projects. We take great pleasure in welcoming  Michael Zietsman, Chris Clarke and Justin Coetzee, previously introduced in earlier editions of our newsletter, as Associates  at Nico van der Meulen Architects. The intention of our newsletters is to […]

South African Architects

South African architects

Just as each country has a cultural identity, so does the architecture. It is almost as pronounced as the accents or the language itself. The Greeks have small windows and dark rooms to keep the heat of the Mediterranean at bay. The Russians are known for their intricately decorated domes, South Africa has the gabled […]


Careers at Nico van der Meulen Architects, and M Square Lifestyle Design

Project Manager Required Nico van der Meulen Architects and M Square Lifestyle Design are looking for a Project Manager / Site Architect with a minimum of 5 years working experience on high end residential projects, proficient in Autodesk Revit and able to work independently. Own transport essential. Send CV including portfolio to: employment@nicovdmeulen.com Salary: Negotiable […]

Contemporary architecture

A Note on Contemporary Architecture

Contemporary architecture has been likened to modern art on a greater scale; after all, what is a house but a blank canvas?   Once you have the walls, windows, doors and a roof one is able to play with the lines, spaces and overall design. This is where architecture firms like Nico van der Muelen […]