GMK Architecture inc.
Client driven, site inspired, passion forged
GMK Architecture inc. has been providing extraordinary design services since 1984. Based in Madison, Wisconsin we have specialized in custom residential and small commercial projects in Wisconsin, the Midwest, and beyond. Our designs embrace new ideas and technologies, reflect our clients design tastes, accommodate all functional requirements of lifestyle or business, and respect our deep reverence for the land on which we build. This insures that our clients realize very personal expressions of architecture, thoughtfully connected to the site, providing an enhanced experience, whether they are creating a private residence or commercial enterprise.
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8 Reviews
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Jul 2020

After terminating a plan 3 years in design with another firm, we needed a good architect fast. I’m in the building business so got several quality recommendations pointing to Jim. We contacted him o...Read More

Peter Doggart
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Aug 2020

We thoroughly enjoyed working with Jim on the design of our contemporary home. Why? Jim... - Approached our design holistically around us - informed by the site, our lifestyle, interests and aesthe...Read More

David Shepard
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Dec 2006

Jim is one of the brightest, and most creative people I have ever met. When these qualities are merged with practicality, it is a customer's delight. I've done two projects with Jim, one a very subs...Read More

Jordan Hemaidan
Relationship: ClientProject Date: Feb 2017

Jim Gempeler is receptive, imaginative, practical and flexible. Oh yeah, he's an amazing architect too. He found an elegant, practical way for us to open up the first floor of our century old colonia...Read More

Relationship: Received an estimate

I consulted with Jim on two occasions regarding our house's exterior design. He was easy to work with and pointed us in the right direction to meet our needs. I recommend GMK!Read More

Relationship: ClientProject Date: Dec 2013

We hired Jim Gempeler to design additions to our 1950s mid-century modern home-- a car port and attached screen porch-- and to re-configured the existing interior garage into an entryway and workshop....Read More

Relationship: ClientProject Date: Feb 2006

Jim Gempler designed our lake house (from the ground up). We chose to work with Jim rather than other firms because from the outset Jim showed that he appreciated the uniqueness of our land and what ...Read More

Relationship: ClientProject Date: Sep 2012

Jim Gempeler of GMK is an extremely talented designer. He originally designed a house for us 25 years ago. Then we had him build an addition. The design, flow and process was seamless. He incorporated...Read More

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