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Designers & Placemakers.

Jesse J. Gardner Studio is a full service design and consultant group that works with hospitality, retail and residential clients. They are expert at integrating the past with the present, creating an authentic sense of place for each project. Led by Principal Jesse Gardner, the firm has completed dozens of successful projects, from locally owned family eateries like Vietnam Restaurant to the internationally recognized hospitality powerhouse Cuba Libre. 

The Studio is a collaborative environment that embraces many crafts and disciplines in service to your project, from commercial kitchen design, to blacksmiths and furniture makers.  Our passion for improving the built environment through design is evident in every detail of our projects.

"Jesse gets it! When working with him, you immediately know that you're in good hands. Not only does he have great taste, his vision is spot on. He is a true artist and has a warm approach that makes the process pleasant and effective."  Larry Cohen, Co-owner, Cuba Libre Restaurant and Rum Bar