About Smith Architects

Smith Architects (Pty) Ltd was first established in 1994 by Leon Smith. Since then, the practice has grown from strength to strength – taking on and successfully completing a wide range of projects. At Smith Architects, we pride ourselves on our attention to detail, which is evident in all that we do. We listen to the needs of our clients in order to provide personalised services, and place high attention onbuilding close sustainable relationships with all of our stakeholders. This ethos, along with our awareness and sensitivity to the environment and to those affected by our operations, enables us to stand out above the rest.

We are an accredited member of the Cape Institute of Architects (CIA), registered with the South African Council for the Architectural Profession (SACAP), as well as a corporate member of the South African Institute for Architecture (SAIA). We believe that our ethical holistic approach is essential to achieving a successful end result, within a budget and on time, whilst contributing to the heritage of our future generations.

Meet the team

Leon Smith – Director and Principal Architect
Nigel Waterboer – Senior Architectural Technologist
Philip Skein – Candidate Architect
Sheldon Norris – Draughtsman
Martiens Maritz – Intern Architectural Technologist
Tersia Karsten – Office Manager
Lizelle Potgieter – Candidate Architectural Technologist