About Native Narrative

We believe considered design has the ability to raise standards of living and should be accessible for everyone, regardless of economic circumstances.

This is why we do non-profit architecture projects in addition to our Commercial Design & 3D Visualisation services.

We collaborate with Charities, NGO's, local Universities and Governments from the start of the design process & strives for region-influenced design while creating employment opportunities along the way.

 

September 2018 - Native Narrative on CNN briefly discussing three upcoming Learning Centers for Filipino Children in rural areas.


TEAM

  JAKOB GATE - Architectural Designer & Visualiser   As a founding partner Jakob is responsible for architectural design development for all charity architecture projects and commercial design projects.

JAKOB GATE - Architectural Designer & Visualiser

As a founding partner Jakob is responsible for architectural design development for all charity architecture projects and commercial design projects.

ANECITA GELSANO - Community Facilitator

Anecita is responsible for data collection, field research and facilitates activities supporting the Learning Center implementation in each of the villages.

  CECILIE WANG - Project Manager & Business Developer   As a founding partner Cecilie is responsible for project mangement, business growth and communication with clients, suppliers and collaboration partners.  her

CECILIE WANG - Project Manager & Business Developer

As a founding partner Cecilie is responsible for project mangement, business growth and communication with clients, suppliers and collaboration partners. her

  ROSAMIE CABE - Community Facilitator   Rosamie is responsible for data collection, field research and facilitates activities supporting the Learning Center implementation in each of the villages.

ROSAMIE CABE - Community Facilitator

Rosamie is responsible for data collection, field research and facilitates activities supporting the Learning Center implementation in each of the villages.

  JOSEFA ROCES-PIZON - Community Facilitator   Josefa is one of the key initiators of the Learning Center projects and have actively worked with various groups in rural villages in the Philippines the past 20 years.

JOSEFA ROCES-PIZON - Community Facilitator

Josefa is one of the key initiators of the Learning Center projects and have actively worked with various groups in rural villages in the Philippines the past 20 years.

  MERLINA LUMAKIN - Native Material Coordinator   Together with her team of weavers, Merlina  assists Native Narrative with production of interior materials for our non-profit architecture projects.

MERLINA LUMAKIN - Native Material Coordinator

Together with her team of weavers, Merlina assists Native Narrative with production of interior materials for our non-profit architecture projects.

 

 

COLLABORATION PARTNERS
 

  ORMOC CITY GOVERNMENT   Throughout out our time in Ormoc City, we have established a close collaboration with Mayor Richard Gomez and his administration. Read  more

ORMOC CITY GOVERNMENT

Throughout out our time in Ormoc City, we have established a close collaboration with Mayor Richard Gomez and his administration. Read more

  EASTERN VISAYAS STATE UNIVERSITY   Through seminars and lectures we are sharing our knowledge and expertise with Engineering Students studying at Eastern Visayas State University. Read  more

EASTERN VISAYAS STATE UNIVERSITY

Through seminars and lectures we are sharing our knowledge and expertise with Engineering Students studying at Eastern Visayas State University. Read more

  COMMITEE FOR ARCHITECTURE GRANTS   The Danish Arts Foundation announced in November 2017, that they are willing to fund Native Narrative's involvement in the Learning center projects 2018.

COMMITEE FOR ARCHITECTURE GRANTS

The Danish Arts Foundation announced in November 2017, that they are willing to fund Native Narrative's involvement in the Learning center projects 2018.

 
  STRUCTRUAL ENGINEER, CARL FOSHOLT   Carl is providing reviews and recommendations for design drawings, construction drawings, material specifications to ensure that principles of disaster resistant construction are employed.

STRUCTRUAL ENGINEER, CARL FOSHOLT

Carl is providing reviews and recommendations for design drawings, construction drawings, material specifications to ensure that principles of disaster resistant construction are employed.

  RURAL DEVELOPMENT INITIATIVES (RDI)   As a local NGO based in Ormoc City, RDI is has played an important role in rebuilding communities in the aftermath of several natural disasters. Herunder Super Typhoon Haiyan in 2013. Read  more

RURAL DEVELOPMENT INITIATIVES (RDI)

As a local NGO based in Ormoc City, RDI is has played an important role in rebuilding communities in the aftermath of several natural disasters. Herunder Super Typhoon Haiyan in 2013. Read more

  THE SHERYL LYNN FOUNDATION   With a main focus on children and education, The Sheryl Lynn Foundation has since it was was founded in 2007 actively helped and supported thousands of Filipino children in poverty. Read  more

THE SHERYL LYNN FOUNDATION

With a main focus on children and education, The Sheryl Lynn Foundation has since it was was founded in 2007 actively helped and supported thousands of Filipino children in poverty. Read more

 

MEDIA COVERAGE

2018

CNN - SEPTEMBER 2018

ARKBYG - APRIL 2018 

 

2017

DESIGNBOOM - NOVEMBER 2017

ORMOC CITY GOVERNMENT WEBSITE - OCTOBER 2017

EASTERN VISAYAS MAIL  - OCTOBER 2017

FASTIGHETSSVERIGE - AUGUST 2017

JYLLANDSPOSTEN - APRIL 2017