SNAPP Architects is a consulting architectural firm with branches in Pretoria and Cape Town, South Africa. We have been trading since 1998 and have worked on projects in South Africa, Botswana and Namibia. We specialize in Residential, Educational Facilities, Health Care Facilities, Office & Industrial Developments, Group Housing and Master Planning.
Founding partner and Principal Architect at SNAPP Architects. Graduated with a Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Pretoria and a Diploma in Fine Arts from the Open Window Academy. She is a member of the South African Council for the Architectural Profession and the Pretoria Institute for Architecture. She has been a Lecturer (Earth Sciences) and External Examiner (Architectural Design, Building Technology and Construction Technology) at the University of Pretoria. She is fluent in Afrikaans, English and German and has 28 years' experience in the built environment.
Founding partner at SNAPP Architects in 1998. He has attended both the University of South Africa and the Cape Peninsula University of Technology. His qualifications include a Bachelor of Commerce (Property Management) and Diplomas in Architecture and Property Valuation. He is a member of the South African Council for the Architectural Profession (SACAP), the South African Council for the Property Valuers Profession (SACPVP) and the South African Institute of Valuers (SAIV). He has served on the board of several companies and has consulted to the Embassies of the People’s Republic of China and the Republic of Korea in South Africa. He has 35 years’ experience in the built environment.
Master Draughtsman and graduate of the Inscape Design College, Bruce joined SNAPP Architects in 2010. He has extensive knowledge in construction technology and architectural detailing. In addition to being fully conversant in Caddie, AutoCAD, Revit, Lumion and SketchUp, he is a professional photographer. He is a member of the South African Council for the Architectural Profession. He has 16 years' experience in the built environment.
Rosina joined SNAPP Architects in 2011 and is enrolled in the SNAPP Mentorship Programme. She has since earned a Grade R Teaching Certificate from UNISA. Her indomitable work ethic and cheerful disposition make her an integral part of our team.
Sebastian joined the SNAPP team in mid 2015. He was born in Bavaria, Germany, and moved to South Africa in 1991. He has been a member of the South African Council for the Architectural Profession since 2006 and has more than 17 years’ experience as a Professional Architectural Draughtsman, specialising in the residential sector. He is conversant in Revit, Autocad, Sketchup, Turbocad and Lumion and fluent in Afrikaans, English and German.
Claudia is a Professional Architect and is a registered member of the South African Council for the Architectural Profession as well as the Pretoria Institute for Architecture. She studied architecture at the University of Pretoria, obtaining her Master’s degree in 2013. She is proficient in Revit, Sketchup, Adobe Ilustrator, Photoshop and InDesign. Her research and design interests are centred around heritage architecture and contextual urban-based design. Claudia is fluent in English and Portuguese and has 7 years’ experience in the industry.
Tialise studied architecture at the University of Pretoria, obtaining her Master’s degree in 2013. She is a Professional Architect and is a registered member of the South African Council for the Architectural Profession. Tialise is particularly interested in Human Settlements, Urbanism and the idea of creating engaging public spaces. She has 5 years’ experience in the built environment and she is proficient in Revit, ArchiCAD, Caddie, Sketchup, Adobe Photoshop and InDesign.
Regional Manager for SNAPP Architects. With 11 years' of international experience and a Bachelor's Degree in International Hotel Management (Cum Laude) she ensures that business operations are streamlined.
Principal Architect of SNAPP Architects Cape Town. Clare is a registered Professional Architect with a Master’s degree in architecture from the University of Pretoria and undergraduate architecture degree from the University of Cape Town. She joined SNAPP Architects in 2014 and has been involved in the launch of the Cape Town office from 2017. Clare is proficient in Revit, Autocad, Sketchup, Lumion, Adobe InDesign & Photoshop. Her design interests are varied favoring schools and education facilities.