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We are an international design firm committed to delivering experienced professional architectural services around the world. Our many design strengths include office, hotel, and retail space, industrial developments, educational facilities, and entertainment projects including studio masterplanning and design (film, television and broadcasting) and production facilities.

Mooneyhan Studios - 120,000 sf Superstage
Jacksonville, Florida


Chapman School of Film and Television
(See Photo Gallery)
This will be a working, on-campus studio for Chapman University. Gary L. Bastien, NCARB sits on the advisory board of the film school with other distinguished entertainment figures. See press releases and Chapman's School of Film and Television for more.

Ciudad de la Luz (See Photo Gallery)
Ciudad de la Luz (City of Light) is an $88 million full-feature film studio on the Mediterranean that will quickly set the standard for the European film industry when it opens in 2005. The studio is under construction on the beautiful coast of Alicante, Spain, and will include eight state-of-the-art sound stages, production support, dressing rooms, storage, screening rooms, mill/shops, commissary, and a 22-acre backlot. Phase II planning is already underway, and will include two additional sound stages, production support facilities, multiple water tanks on the Mediterranean, administration offices, theater, post production facilities, and a film school. Future expansion will also accomodate eight more stages, four more production support buildings, an extended backlot , and more mill/shop space.

Healthcare/Hospital Design - RFQ

The experience of the firm and our staff architects includes medical office buildings, dialysis centers, skilled nursing facilities, and hospitals.


Sports/live entertainment venues - RFQ

Planning for collegiate and professional sports facilities and other live entertainment venues is highly specialized and requires the ability work within complex groups and political circumstances.


HDTV/Digital broadcasting - RFQ

With federal mandates and industry standards changing for broadcasters to convert to digital formats, many broadcasters are finding that now is the time to invest in modernizing outdated facilities or relocating to new ones.
Digital broadcast standards info


Sound stages in Las Vegas - RFQ

Will sound stages in Las Vegas become a reality?
Las Vegas Sun article | LV speech by Michael Klausman, president of CBS Studio Center


Asian scene - RFQ

Singapore's emphasis on technology and Malaysia's Vision 2020 plan has spurred growth in the region by encouraging high-tech and studio infrastructure development.


Office/industrial scene - RFQ

Bastien is designing the largest speculative industrial "big-box" project in the U.S. in Ontario, Calif. Leading the way in the "bigger-box" trend, Bastien's 857,000 s.f. distribution center will open in June of 2001. It is being developed by Western Realco.

Los Angeles Center Studios is the first studio in downtown Los Angeles. It is open for business and booked solid. At Bixel Ave. and 4th St. off the 110 Freeway in downtown Los Angeles, LACS is used frequently for feature films and TV shows like The X-Files, The Game, and others.

Raleigh Manhattan Beach Studios, the first studio to be built from scratch in the Los Angeles area in 60 years, is complete. Bastien designed both phases, which have been booked solid (pre-leased, in fact) since opening.  The studio is home to Fox's "Ally McBeal" and "The Practice."

Rye Canyon Business Park, the site of the former Lockheed Martin campus in Valencia, was masterplanned by Bastien and Associates, Inc. A number of projects have been built in the development so far, including Lots 20, 21, and 22, now home to Branham Enterprises and several other tenants.

Denver CityLights
This new venue in its beautiful Denver setting rates an "A" grade from the music critics! The project, with lead involvement by Bastien, is located at the Pepsi Center and run by ClearChannel. It is a 5400 seat concert venue with an awesome tensile structure and an incredible view. It sits on 2.1 acres and is approx. 60,000 s.f.

Bastien recently worked with SFX Entertainment on the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, (formerly known as Irvine Amphitheater). Our Director of Architecture, Jim Kier, NCARB, is heading up our live entertainment venue division.

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