LINO is an architectural studio specializing in various typologies of architecture in domestic and international markets based out of ParaƱaque City, Philippines. The studio believes in a design that is anchored in history, culture and progression of lifestyle creating a design focused on human experience.

DON LINO – founding partner is a graduate scholar (yr. 2004) of University of Santo Tomas. College of Architecture in Manila, Philippines. He is a licensed Philippine architect and a member of the United Architects of the Philippines. He also had schooling in London, U.K. and Abu dhabi U.A.E.

Prior to forming Lima Architecture in 2013 which evolved to LINO ARCHITECTURE in 2017, Don worked in the construction industry and after in 2006 moved to Dubai, U.A.E. were he worked as a design architect for a prominent international design film. He was involved in designing projects ranging from small scale residential to large scale mixed use projects. Getting top-notched mentoring, in 2010, Don moved to work for a German design firm as a senior design leader were he was able to design, lead a team and be part of making major decisions on large projects. This vast experience of design and construction internationally and locally paves way on Don’s critical thinking of design.