BASIC DESIGN is an architectural firm that conceives demographically driven and artistically considered project solutions. Our focus is to clearly and completely identify the project’s end user needs, aspirations and goals. We design appropriate, creative, technologically forward-thinking, energy efficient projects.
We specialize in residential, commercial, hospitality and senior living / healthcare work.
Architecture, Interior Design, Brand/Culture Analysis, Programming, Space Planning, Imaging, Experiential Design, Feasibility Studies, more.
The WellBridge Group
Advantage Living Centers
Wellspring Lutheran Services
NexCare Health Systems
1300 Lafayette - Detroit
2959 John R - Detroit
1464 Van Dyke (Snack Camp tenant buildout) - Detroit
Easterseals - Waterford, MI
MGA Research - Troy, MI
Fox Run - Novi, MI
Cedar Crest Village - Pequannock Township, NJ
What Up Dough?! - Detroit
Michigan State University - Detroit
Rosehaven Manor - Flint, MI
21380 Coolidge - Oak Park, MI
Private Residence - Armada, MI
Kevin J. Boyle AIA NCARB
Kevin, a licensed architect, holds both Bachelor of Science in Architecture and Master of Architecture degrees from Lawrence Technological University. Early in his career, Kevin worked on construction documentation for renovations and additions to several historic Detroit Public School structures and loft conversion projects.
Significant past work includes single family residences in coastal Long Island towns, commercial projects in New York City, twin 37-story condominium towers at CityCenter in Las Vegas, and expansive work in the senior living and healthcare field.
Kevin and his family live in a restored 126-year old Victorian residence in the historic Detroit neighborhood of Hubbard Farms.
Accreditations: EDAC (Evidence Based Design)
Registrations: Michigan, Pennsylvania, New Jersey (pending)
John Savitski AIA LEED AP
John Savitski, AIA received his Master of Architecture degree from the University of Michigan. He has been a licensed architect since 1992. He brings a diverse architectural experience to the company, ranging from being project architect for the penthouse condominium interiors at the CityCenter project in Las Vegas, to residential loft conversions in Detroit. He has extensive experience in hospitality, healthcare and multi-family residential projects.
John is a longtime resident of Detroit, a connoisseur of the local dining scene and an avid enthusiast of the 21c Museum Hotel penguins.
Accreditations: LEED AP
Tony has over 20 years of experience. With a Bachelor of Science in Architecture from Lawrence Technological University, he brings his BIM talents to the company as we look to the future of both design and production. This guy's a real go-getter!
He maintains a woodworking studio at home where he likes to design and create furniture and art-based projects. When not working on his own projects, he helps facilitate local and regional art projects and introduces people not familiar with woodworking to the tools and the craft.