Charles Nafie established his New York City based firm in 1997 after spending several years running the national practices of two nationally renowned architects. His devotion to traditional design aesthetics within a modern vocabulary has resulted in the completion of a wide variety of projects throughout the world.
Now Mr. Nafie ensures that each project blends the beauty and simplicity of classic details with modern design to create architecture that is of timeless elegance. Each project is tailored to the client’s needs encompassing CJNA’s unique design vision to create a space carefully balanced with furniture, art, lighting and color. CJNA exceeds its client’s vision by providing the highest caliber of design and implementation of creative architectural solutions.
Mr. Nafie is a member of the American Institute of Architects, Institute of Classical Architecture & Art, and the National Trust for Historic Preservation and was recently, cited in Davis and Warshow’s Guide, 85 Resources for the Resourceful, for its implementation of detail and exceptional design solutions for high-end residential homes. Mr. Nafie was also published in the, Best of Residential Architecture and Design, by Interior Design Books spring 2013, and Transformations, an article in Healthcare Design Magazine in April 2013.