I create across many diciplines with a unique research and instinct based process i call Informed Instinct. My work has been recognised with multiple international awards and covered in press and publications.


To push the envelope in each medium I approach — To inspire.

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blueverticalstudio ™michael ammerman. architect artist creative director

bvs is a progressive, cross-media studio formed in 1999 to pursue creative ventures which help push and expand forward thinking ideas and mediums.

currently operating from the emerald city of seattle, michael has been a practicing artist and architect for nearly two decades with such prominent, global firms as hok, sasaki and michael graves & associates. as a senior designer with michael graves and associates in princeton, new jersey, michael designed various large scale architectural projects throughout the united states, europe and asia including: 3 on the bund, a mixed-use historic development in shanghai china, the 425 fifth avenue high-rise in new york new york and a u.s. embassy in seoul south korea.

michael is currently prepping for two upcoming national solo painting exhibits but is also taking on select global and state-side projects. michael is also investigating several national and international architecture + design firm offers. feel free to make contact!

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