James Hwangbo

Lead Architect

Hwangbo Architecture is a Los Angeles based architecture studio that focuses on creating a space that has positive influences on community, end-users, and the environment through sustainable and creative design. We believe that architecture has the power to create positive change, enrich lives, and elevated purpose. Our design embraces the individualism of those we serve, reflecting their vision, culture, and needs.

James attended Illinois Institute of Technology where he majored in Architecture. Upon graduation, James has worked for many renowned Los Angeles-based architecture firms including, Killefer Flammang Architects, HKS inc, MVE+Partners, and Togawa Smith Martin. With more than 10 years of experience, James has specialized in market rate, affordable housing, and mixed-use projects. He is a very reliable and dependable architect who has a proven record of delivering the project within the time, budget, and with an exceptional design. James is the Lead Architect for Ranta Group's projects.

James Hwangbo