WANDERS WAGNER ARCHITECTS - founded and based in Dubai in 2013 - offer integrated design and engineering services in the fields of Design, Architecture and Urban Development.

Dominic Wanders and Richard Wagner are leading an interdisciplinary team of selected international architects, designers and engineers creating and realizing sustainable and holistic concepts for residential, commercial and cultural projects. During the design process projects are conceptualised in clear, highly visual 3D-model supported presentations using an advanced, computer aided design process. This method allows for swift and precise progress achieving design objectives which can be verified and tested against the clients expectations. The office has developed advanced skills in all architectural, interior design and engineering work stages. Architectural Design and Detail Design are thoroughly coordinated and constantly fine-tuned with Structural, Mechanical and Electrical Engineering. During the Tendering process, Contract Administration and Site Supervision our dedicated team ensures that projects are being completed to the highest quality standards.

With more than 10 years of experience in the UAE and many completed projects WANDERS WAGNER ARCHITECTS have aquired a substantial know-how in the industry. A deep understanding of the local construction industry and authority procedures making us a solid partner for any refined and challenging architectural project. We enjoy working closely with our clients and guide them comprehensively to achieve design excellence and deliver maximum value.

sustainable & holistic concepts for residential , commercial & cultural projects.

Born 1967 in Emmerich am Rhein, West-Germany, studied at the Delft University of Technology (Holland), the Royal Institute of Technology Stockholm (Sweden) and Technische Universität Berlin (Germany). He holds a German diploma masters degree in Architecture and Engineering. Following various engagements in architectural offices in Berlin he moved to Dubai in 2005, where he became Founder and Partner of WWF Consulting Architects in 2008. Since 2012 Dominic is Senior Engineer Architect and Managing Partner of WANDERS WAGNER ARCHITECTS. With a long track record in project detailing and optimization, he particularly focuses on rigorous planning, detailing, and finishing for all ongoing projects.


Born 1979 in East-Berlin, he went to study at the Bauhaus Weimar (Germany), AUB (Lebanon), SCIArc (United States) and the VU Amsterdam (Netherlands). He holds degrees in Architecture and Environmental Sciences and has been living in the UAE since 2005. He previously worked at Dubai Properties and dxb.lab Architects and held various positions on the board of directors of the aaUAE and the AIA Middle East 2006 until 2015. As an Estidama certified PQP designer Richard has a keen interest in creative synthesis of sustainable architectural design, craftsmanship and digital fabrication, to take the design work beyond the occasionally confining parameters of the architecture practice. In 2012 he partnered up with Dominic Wanders to become Senior Designer and Managing Partner at WANDERS WAGNER ARCHITECTS.