American architect Deborah Berke founded her eponymous design studio in 1982.
The firm works across architecture and interior design, specialising in cultural, workplace, residential, hospitality and educational buildings. Completed projects include a number of boutique hotels, private residences, offices, colleges and universities, as well as cultural institutions and community buildings.
The practice comprises over 50 design specialists including architects, interior designers and technical consultants that work from its office in New York City.
Pictured above is the firm's transformation of a historic mental hospital into a boutique hotel in Buffalo, New York.