About Us

About IDC Architects

Established in 1992, IDC provides the full range of architectural services for projects of all sizes. Through our unique method of management, we link experts from numerous disciplines into a coordinated project team, providing lifecycle facility solutions geared towards the overall success of our clients’ businesses.

Our wealth of experience includes research undertaken into all fields of our areas of operation, which is then applied to direct planning and development; expertise in housing, with a particular focus on affordable housing that allows us to provide a comprehensive approach to housing issues; and a strong commitment to creating an accessible environment for people living with disabilities, with active involvement in developing new standards to address this need in our society.

We are also committed to prioritising developmental needs, and facilitate the establishment of structures within communities, access to funding, and community training with a view to empowering people towards self-reliance.

Our Team

Olubunmi Ilori

Principal Architect and Partner
(Johannesburg)

Charles Louw

Principal Architect and Partner
(Port Elizabeth)

Aadil Plowker

Project Architectural Technologist
(Johannesburg)

Athanathi Yantolo

Project Architectural Technologist
(East London)

Justin Savage

Project Architectural Technologist
(East London)

Thembelihle Maseko

Project Architectural Technologist
(East London)

Ian Taylor

Candidate Architect
(East London)

Hudson Kaurayi

Senior Architectural Technologist
(Johannesburg)

Craig Dyer

Senior Consultant and Architect
(Johannesburg)

Dean Heine

Project Architectural Technologist
(Johannesburg)

Juan-Pierre Prinsloo

Project Architectural Technologist
(Johannesburg)

Nidene Geminiani

Project Architectural Technologist and Associate
(Port Elizabeth)

Our Services

Architecture

IDC provides the full range of architectural services for projects of all sizes, ranging from alterations to multi-level commercial buildings to urban design masterplans.

Housing

IDC has broad expertise in housing, particularly in the low-income sector, and we take pride in providing a comprehensive approach to housing issues.

Universal Access

IDC has a special commitment to the development of a built environment that is universally usable by all people everywhere.

Heritage

IDC and Lord Cultural Resources, a global cultural consulting practice, have formed a joint venture to bring our combined expertise together, to facilitate the planning and design of museums, community cultural centres, art galleries, historic sites and tourist attractions in Africa.

Research & Development

IDC’s directors are internationally recognised, and actively undertake research into all fields of our areas of operation. All research is applied to direct planning and development.

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