James Garrett Jr.
James Garrett Jr., AIA, NOMA, artistically creates technologically advanced, resilient design that articulates an evolving comprehension of the 21st-century city. As a visual artist, writer, and architect, he expresses the urban condition through inspired design. His work employs diverse media to explore complex theoretical topics from a unique, ethno-experiential perspective.
In 2002, James co-founded 4RM+ULA, a full-service architectural design firm that specializes in connecting communities through transit and aviation design, transit-oriented development, as well as community-focused, urban infill redevelopment projects. James is also a recipient of the 2019 AIA Young Architects Award and the 2015 AIA Minnesota Young Architects Award.