SALT Landscape Architects
Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro)
Named after the Spanish and Portuguese word for “relationship and change”, Mutuo is a Los Angeles-based architectural design firm with a diverse cultural background. Co-founders Jose Herrasti, a registered architect in Mexico, California and Texas, and Fernanda Oppermann, a Brazilian-born architect, bring a unique international perspective and creative energy to every project.
Mutuo has designed a variety of innovative projects throughout the U.S., including office redevelopments, cultural sites, medical campuses, and single family and multifamily housing projects. Mutuo has also been prototyping new prefabricated systems using sustainable wood panels, poured cement molds, and new approaches to geometry.