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Jon Sarkesian Architects, P.C. is recognized for both design excellence and its creative approach to design-oriented problem solving. The group’s special emphasis on individual customer needs has established Jon Sarkesian Architects as a versatile, client-oriented, architectural practice. 

The firm specializes in commercial, residential, restaurant/hospitality and industrial projects. The majority of the firm’s commercial work includes retail stores and restaurants, while its residential creations range from historic renovations and additions to various styles of new construction. Leaving its distinguishable mark of creativity on new construction, Jon Sarkesian Architects also have a special flair for turning dated, mundane residences into aesthetically pleasing family-friendly homes. The firm’s residential projects have been featured on the American Institute of Architects House Tours in both Birmingham and Grosse Pointe. Jon Sarkesian Architects has won numerous awards for its commercial and residential designs including the 1995 Supermarket of the Year Award for Vic’s World Class Market in Novi, the 2004 Beautification Award for a new residence in the Village of Beverly Hills and three Royal Oak Chamber of Commerce Beautification Awards. 

Jon Sarkesian Architects is responsible for the design of several well-known Detroit area establishments including: the Vic’s World Class Markets, Bright Ideas Furniture in Royal Oak, The Great Baraboo Brewing Company in Clinton Township, the Tennis & Golf Company in Royal Oak, Nino Salvaggio International Market Place in Troy, Harper Woods, and Farmington Hills; Andiamo’s Lakeside Bistro in St. Clair Shores, Woodruff’s Supper Club in Royal Oak (now called Oak City Grill), the Ventura Lounge at Weber’s Inn in Ann Arbor, Insalata Restaurant in Troy, Ridley’s Bakery in Troy, Rainbow Recreation in South Lyon Township and Hagopian World of Rugs in Novi. Among the firm’s Florida projects are: the Tanger Factory Outlets renovation in Sanibel, Vistas on the Beach Hotel in St. Pete Beach, and a completely sustainable solar-powered home on Treasure Island. 

The firm’s work has been featured in Better Homes & Garden’s, Better Homes & Garden’s Remodeling Ideas, The Detroit Free Press, The Detroit News, The Observer and Eccentric Newspapers, Royal Oak Mirror Newspaper, Store Equipment & Design Magazine, Chain Store Age Magazine, Detroit Home Magazine, Place Magazine, Northern Home & Cottage Magazine, Barrier Islands Gazette, and the recently published book, Royal Oak Images – Yesterday’s Charm and Today’s Treasurers.  

Jon Sarkesian Architects welcome the opportunity to turn your architectural dreams into reality. We encourage you to contact us with any questions concerning our wide range of architectural services.


"Rocket Ship"
Circa 1963
First documented built environment of
Jon Sarkesian

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Creative Design Services
Since 1989

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