SEPTEMBER 30, 2016
LORCAN O'HERLIHY FAIA
Lorcan O’Herlihy FAIA, founder and principal of Lorcan O’Herlihy Architects (LOHA), seeks opportunities to engage the ever-changing complexities of the urban landscape while embracing architecture as a catalyst of change. His work is driven by ruthless optimism, creative pragmatism, and a profound conviction that bold, enlightened design elevates the soul and enriches communities. Lorcan’s commitment to design excellence in commercial, educational and residential projects has earned over 85 national and local design awards, including the AIA Los Angeles Firm of the Year Award. Lorcan is a licensed architect in California and Michigan and is a GSA Design Excellence Program Peer. Lorcan was selected one of the eight “emerging voices” in the U.S. by the Architectural League of New York in 2004, and in 2009 he was elevated to the College of Fellows of the American Institute of Architects.