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The architectural design firm Rex Nichols Architects, a local residential architect with a Miami architecture practice has been selected in the top Miami architectural firms list, building coastal architecture, modern houses and luxury homes. Top Miami architects RNA is dedicated to contemporary architecture and green architecture like other top architecture firms in the US.

Ocean Home unveils the Top 50 Coastal Architects list of 2018. Rex Nichols Architects is selected in the top Miami architects list of 2018. The publication included few local residential architects in Florida that have not only detached from the mid-century architect’s style and ideology. RNA is not afraid of experimenting with the new art movement of green architecture and contemporary architecture for modern homes.  The lead designer for contemporary architecture Alex Penna, has been inspired by the philosopher Jacques Derrida and psychoanalyst Jacques Lacan that without a doubt changed the world of architecture for one of the most fascinating times. Derrida and Lacan have deeply influenced well-known architects such as Peter Eisenman, Frank Gehry, Zaha Hadid, Rem Koolhaas, Daniel Libeskind. Alex Penna, the Senior Designer of Rex Nichols Architects, is happy to lead RNA to this new arena. His exquisite architectural design as exhibited by the Contemporary Glass House, Open To The Trees, Cormicle House, Dubai Towers, and soon Ocean Terrace Townhouses are good examples of the best Miami architecture and luxury homes. RNA sees a well-defined boundary separating mid-century architecture from what the future of architecture is expecting from us. The award-winning visionaries’ architects Rex Nichols Architects, a top Miami architectural firm which has been awarded consecutively four years from 2015 to 2018, is proud to be selected from the three top Florida architects for the finals of a paid competition by Emaar Properties for a 10-tower development in Dubai. “We were approached by the senior manager for Dubai Creek Harbor to design luxury condominiums, based on the contemporary design created by our Senior Designer and design Partner Alex Penna displayed on our website,” said architect Rex Nichols, the principal of RNA, in a prepared statement.  See more at article: Between the top Miami architecture firms, Rex Nichols Architects is for four years in a row listed as one of the Top 50 Coastal Architects in the USA by Ocean Magazine. Award years are 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 has brought RNA as one of the top architecture firms in the world.  Miami architects, Rex Nichols Architects is pushing the boundaries for the next step forward to a new contemporary architecture. RNA has perceived that the contemporary architectural design and art movement are paralleling each other, and they are ensuring that their designs are distinctly detached from the practice of the modernists architects, especially the functionalist doctrine that the form of a building should be determined by practical considerations such as use, material, and structure as opposed to the more currently relevant and exciting attitude that plan and structure does not need to conform to a preconceived picture in the designer’s mind.

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