Who We Are

J.M.BONFILS ARCHITECTS are Architects, Urban designers and Interior Designers. Our expanding client base covers master planning, mixed used, residential, leisure, patrimonial restoration and cultural projects. Team is based in Beirut and works Nationally and Internationally.

Besides the local team, J.M.BONFILS ARCHITECTS has an extensive network of international partners and a sister company LANDSCAPE LTD which allows the company to provide a wide range of landscape consultancy design, site planning and project management services.


What We Do

The practice has more than 50 projects employing up to 15 people closely linked with highly skilled and experienced specialized engineers. In addition to the design department that is concerned with all aspects of design at all stages, we have specialized consultants and a large landscape department working at all scales from planning to public spaces and urban design.


Our Vision

In order to make a difference, J.M.BONFILS ARCHITECTS involves clients, users and consultants early in the process, as much as possible. Our experience is that this interdisciplinary process opposes with routine and usual thinking, thereby leading the way for the creation of meaningful and innovate architecture.

The practice is multicultural and is highly driven by a consistent philosophical approach. As a result it aims to create specifically detailed buildings that are intimately connected to context and function, J.M.BONFILS ARCHITECTS works to achieve design solutions that continue to build on its reputation for persistence, innovation and quality.




Architect Jean Marc Bonfils graduated "architect D.P.L.G" in Paris-Villemin ,1987, and ERASMUS Post Graduate School, Architectural Association of London. Jean Marc Bonfils is also graduated "Ecole du Louvre" in history of art.
He participated as major in several main developments in France such as the Greenpark project, largest European Golf-Estate including 3 golf courses, 2 hotels, 900 individual Houses and 300 000 sq. of headquarters. He developed his practice with Christian de Portzamparc, Alain Sarfati, Architecture Studio, ARTE-Jean Marie Charpentier and Maurice Bonfils architectes.
He is the co-winner of the International Competition for the Central Beirut District Landscaping and is the architect of the National Library in Lebanon. He is a Teacher at ALBA (LEBANESE ACADEMY OF FINE ARTS ).
He is frequently invited to be member of jury for the diplomas degrees and has been teaching architecture at the American University of Beirut and at the Académie Libanaise des Beaux-Arts.
He is member of the Order of the Architects and Engineers of Beirut, Member of the Order of the architects of "Ile de France", member of the National-committee for the preservation of old houses and founder member of the Heritage and Patrimonial committee, Order Of Engineers and Architects of Lebanon.
On a personal note, he is also Member of the Patrimonial National Foundation and Member of the National Museum Committee.

Senior Architect

Chidiac Naja
Hennaoui Joanne
Kfoury Maya
Khalil Gilbert
Ksayer Lea
Massaad Elias
Nawfal Alain
Sabbagh Ramzi


Abi Zeid Maher
Abou Jaoude Elio
Abou Reslan Nathalie
Amouri Massa
Azzi Cedric
Baladi Marc
Bou Suleau Georges
Daou Georges
El Murr Eil
Feghali Yara
Halablean Harout
Harb Omar
Honein Makram
Hovaguimian Harout
Jabbour Samer
Khalil Antoine
Maalouf Eddy
Matta Marwan
Najjar Michael
Nakhal Jana
Nasr Charbel
Nasrallah Daniel
Nehme Marc
Semaan Michel
Slim Salam
Tanios Fady

Landscape Architect

Abdel Latif Maya
Abou Jaoude Karim
Freim Soha
Hardy Jean Claude
humbert Patrick
Naja Karim
Weltzien Julie


Abou Hamad Clarisse
Chahwan Luciana
Hamawi Nada
Razouk Gizele


Structural Engineers : Rodolphe Matar/ / Sleiman Serhal / Nelson Khoury
Electromechanical Engineers : Kamal Sioufi / Pierre Damous / Gilbert Tambourgi
Landscape : Ingénieurs Et Paysage : Jean Claude Hardy
Interior Designers : Serge Brunst / Mahmoud Galal / Ramy Boutros / Yolla Njeim
Lighting Designers : Majdi Hajjar / Debbas / Khalil Haddad / Light Box /
Acousticians : Acousystem
Quantity Surveyors : E.G.N / Christian Manoukian
Technical Controllers : Apave / Socotec
Other Consultants : Bardawil / Edrafor / Turba / Jean Os

Gemayzeh Lot 7 Gemayzeh Lot 7


Badaro 369 Badaro 369


Business Park, Jisir el Basha Business Park, Jisir el Basha


Tabaris Loft Tabaris Loft


Astria 555 Astria 555


Order of Engineers & Architects Order of Engineers & Architects


L.E.M. 46.2 L.E.M. 46.2


Cellis Cellis


Beirut New Water Front District Beirut New Water Front District


Beirut Central District Beirut Central District


Beirut Souks Reconstruction Beirut Souks Reconstruction


Tyr Public Beaches Tyr Public Beaches



Contact Us

Samaha Bldg • General Adel Chehab Street • Furn el Cheback • Beirut • Lebanon

T: +961 1 287 016 • +961 1 287 017 • M: +961 3 714 462

E: studio@jmbonfils.com • atelier@jmbonfils.com • jeanmarc@jmbonfils.com • www.jmbonfils.com