Highland Yards
Nashville, TN

Highland Yards transforms four industrial buildings into a new mixed-use campus with over 40,000 SF of restaurant, retail, office, health and fitness spaces. The development engages the creative energy of East Nashville while preserving its historic fabric.

Completed at CDP Architecture. © CDPA
Quality Center
Lebanon, TN

This 4,200 SF addition to an existing rehabilitation and healing center features a generous entrance canopy, administrative offices, and flexible living areas filled with natural light.

Completed at CDP Architecture. © CDPA
Chicago Horizon
Chicago, IL

Winner of the inaugural Chicago Lakefront Kiosk Competition, Chicago Horizon uses an extensive cross-laminated timber span to shelter the public and frame the iconic skyline.

Completed at Ultramoderne. © Ultramoderne
Providence, RI

A new entrance for the Southside Cultural Center of Rhode Island, this design-build project boasts a flexible performance pavilion, green space, and public garden. At night, the pavilion glows, illuminating the urban lawn.

Completed at Ultramoderne. © Ultramoderne
Despite its silence, architecture speaks volumes. Successful buildings have a profound ability to communicate—they amplify our creative imagination and voice our highest social aspirations. More than just a geometric exercise, design is a vocation with ethical dimension.

As we become overwhelmed by pervasive digital models, architecture has an ethical responsibility to be as open, flexible, and authentic as possible. Where virtual platforms objectify and homogenize our experience—architecture must bring texture, substance, and diversity. Our buildings should highlight the natural environment and celebrate the rawness of material and place. They should spark our curiosity and demand our optimism. Above all—in lieu of spectacle, our buildings should be simple.

Gant Architectural is a full-service architecture and design firm committed to this philosophy. Based in Nashville, Tennessee, the studio strives to design thoughtful and pragmatic projects that ennoble individuals and enrich their communities.

Will Gant (AIA, NCARB) is a licensed architect with a passion for elegant design. He received both his Bachelor of Fine Arts and Bachelor of Architecture from the Rhode Island School of Design before starting his practice in Nashville.
Will Gant