Mark Ussher Architects (MUA) is an architectural practice based in Durban, South Africa. As a team of five professionals, the practice is appropriately sized to tackle a variety of projects with confidence, while still providing a highly personalised service to all its clients.
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Our primary objective is to create outstanding built environments, through a holistic and rigorous process, rather than a product-driven approach to design. The client-architect partnership, consideration of all factors, and the exploration of all solutions, are central to our quest for the most appropriate and elegant solution for each unique project.

The success of any project depends not only on design quality, but also adherence to financial and programmatic constraints, consultant management, and contract administration. Our focus on providing a balanced professional service as Architect, Principal Consultant and Principal Agent, enables us to deliver outstanding built environments, on programme and on budget.

Birdwood School Alterations

Umdloti Apartment Renovation

Simbithi House 1

Shell Spar – Express Innes Junction

Loxley Estate House 1

Loxley Estate House 2

Izinga Ridge Estate House 1

Fugitives’ Drift Lodge

Dunkirk Estate House

Cotswold Downs Estate House

Cornubia Properties Industrial Development