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Cunningham Architecture, Inc. is an architecture firm located in King of Prussia, PA specializing in custom residential and commercial design, corporate interiors, and mixed-use building design. Our clients include builders, developers, real estate professionals, private companies and homeowners. Cunningham Architecture, Inc. is a licensed architecture firm in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the State of Delaware.

Cunningham Architecture, Inc. offers comprehensive full-service architectural design services, from schematic design through construction administration. We can be your partner for individual services or throughout the entire design process. Cunningham Architecture, Inc. takes great pride in the quality of our documentation services and in our dedication to overseeing the construction process. We believe that successful projects are a result of a collaborative atmosphere. We listen to our clients' needs and then develop a practical and customized professional service plan. As the lead and liaison among clients, consultants, and contractors, we aim to provide and build trusting, long-lasting relationships.


PRINCIPALS

ORSI CUNNINGHAM, RA, NCARB

  • Education: Temple University, Tyler School of Art, Bachelor of Architecture
  • Registered Architect:  PA, DE    |    Certifications: NCARB

Orsi is a registered architect and NCARB certified. She has over 15 years of professional experience in the field of architecture and project management and has been the lead on numerous projects from conception through construction. Orsi's area of expertise is commercial fit-outs, new office construction, and retail projects, with special interest in corporate interiors. 

Over the years, Orsi has enjoyed lending her time and knowledge to various charitable and nonprofit organizations. Among others, she has held leadership and volunteer positions at ACE Mentor Program, Habitat for Humanity, Light the Night Walk, and Society of American Registered Architects. Additionally, she has enjoyed being guest critic and assistant instructor at area schools.

On the weekends, you can expect to see her...

  • dancing in rain puddles or dribbling a soccer ball with the couple's 4-year-old son
  • working on the couple's never-ending-fixer-upper-project (a.k.a. their home)
  • on a date with Rich enjoying a quiet dinner at a local restaurant

RICH CUNNINGHAM

  • Education: Temple University, Tyler School of Art, Bachelor of Science in Architecture

Rich has over 25 years of professional experience in the field of building design, graphic design, and illustration. He has been the lead designer on numerous single family residential projects, from simple decks and additions to custom home design. Rich has a lifetime background in fine art that stimulated his extensive rendering portfolio.

Over the years, Rich has been active in local art shows and has done several privately commissioned paintings. He has also designed a line of men's and women's architecturally inspired wristwatches, Cunningham Timewear. In the past few years, Rich has enjoyed volunteering at several archaeological excavations, including Valley Forge National Park and Paoli Battlefield Historical Park.

On the weekends, you can expect to see him...

  • visiting local farms and playgrounds with the couple's 4-year-old son
  • moving dirt, whether volunteering on an archaeological dig or working in the yard
  • on a date with Orsi seeing the latest sci-fi movie

HISTORY

1997  Rich establishes Concept Design & Illustration, a sole proprietorship, offering the services of traditional hand-drawn colored renderings, conceptual building design, and graphic design.

2004  The business becomes incorporated and renamed R.A. Cunningham, Inc. Rich expands into computer aided drafting and rendering utilizing the software of AutoCAD, Photoshop, and Illustrator.

2005  Rich launches Cunningham Timewear, a line of men's and women's architecturally inspired wristwatches. Currently these watches and other products are sold in the local retail markets of Philadelphia, PA and online.

2012  Rich welcomes a new business partner, his wife, Orsi. With this new partnership, the business, renamed Cunningham Studio, Inc., offers residential and interior design services.

2017  After 20 years and with over 40 years of combined design experience, Orsi and Rich form Cunningham Architecture, Inc. a full-service architectural firm specializing in residential and commercial design, corporate interiors and mixed-use building design.