When you practice in all fields of design, each field benefits from your experience in the others.

Our multi-disciplinary studio holistically creates both two- and three-dimensional environments.
This unique integrated structure allows us to form agile teams of architects, interior and graphic
designers, writers, and collaborators to take on projects ranging from logos to high-rises.
We like what we do, we hope you do too.



  • Brand Strategy
  • Packaging
  • Design Identity
  • Creative Direction
  • Logo Development
  • Photography & Video
  • Website Design
  • Motion Graphics
  • Website Programming
  • Branded Environments
  • Content Development
  • Social Media Strategy
  • Naming
  • Influencer Outreach


  • Concept Design
  • Design Development
  • Schematic Design
  • Purchasing
  • Construction Administration
  • Custom Furniture & Fixture Design
  • Styling


  • Architecture
  • Master Planning
  • Hospitality
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Residential
  • Space Planning
  • Commercial
  • Sustainable Design
  • Restaurant Design
  • Historic Preservation
  • Interior Design
  • Programming
Creative Director

Cleo Murnane

As Creative Director & Co-Founder of Project M Plus, Cleo puts 15 years of experience to work creating premium branding. Her deep knowledge of design coupled with her impeccable eye make her a force of nature. From branding real estate and hospitality developments to designing websites and collateral for fashion, restaurant, and lifestyle clients she brings an unwavering commitment to beauty and functionality to every project she touches. She has been instrumental in creating work for such esteemed clients as Caruso Affiliated, Sincerely Jules, Rizzoli, Kilroy Realty Corporation, Villa Carlotta, Hedley & Bennett, Umami Burger, Ergobaby and Orbit Baby, Lombardi House, Simone Le Blanc, and many more.

Before founding M Plus, Cleo worked for prestigious design and advertising agencies from LA to NYC to London, including stints as Art Director for Bentley Motors, Packaging Designer at The Body Shop International, and Senior Designer positions at Pentland Brands and Saatchi & Saatchi.

Architecture Director

McShane Murnane

With more than 15 years experience as a practicing architect, McShane is a rising name in the Los Angeles architecture world. Whether he’s renovating a geodesic dome in Eagle Rock, working on a $166-million mixed-use project downtown or building his own cantilevered hillside residence in Silver Lake, his simple, elegant building forms give users an inspired view of the environment around them. His talent for integrating the many forces at work in site-specific design and ability to work calmly under pressure make him a sought-after creative partner.

He holds a Master’s of Architecture degree from the University of Illinois and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Minnesota. McShane has taught architectural detailing at the California Design College and has participated in the USC Architecture Guild.

NCARB: 66562 / CA: C34176 / IL : 001.020509 / WI: 10773-5

Colin Peeples


Brian Janeczko


Krista Won

Architectural Designer

Anna Green

Architectural Designer

Tabatha Sumner

Director of Operations

Chun Chiu

Architectural Designer

Casandra Smith

Interior Design Project Manager

Christian Casucci

Design & Project Manager

Barret Kruggel

Architectural Designer

Meiwen See

Graphic Designer

Sara Myhre

Studio Manager

Rachael Gibilterra

Graphic Designer



Our Clients

  • 8500 Burton Way
  • Above The Glass
  • Amy Sklar Interior Design
  • Atlantico
  • Bar Ama
  • Beaming
  • Beck
  • Blue Cat Productions
  • Brett Morgan
  • Brown Design Group
  • Cameron Design Group
  • Caruso Affiliated
  • CGI Development
  • Charlize Theron
  • Columbia Square, Hollywood
  • Courtney Applebaum Design
  • Emily Henderson Studio
  • Eagle Rock Montessori
  • Faring Capital
  • FE Design & Consulting
  • Fox Restaurant Concepts
  • Garden School Foundation
  • Giovanni Ribisi
  • Grimm & Chen Structural Engineers
  • The Grove
  • Hedley & Bennett
  • Heirloom LA
  • Hive Magazine
  • Kilroy Realty Corportation
  • Lagralane Group
  • Lake Boutique
  • L&E Oyster Bar, Silverlake
  • Lesly Kahn & Co. Acting Studio
  • Lewis Miller Design
  • Lombardi House, Hollywood
  • Lucent Lightshop
  • Ledlow
  • Mara Brock-Akil
  • North Italia
  • Oh Joy Studio
  • PRG Investment & Management
  • Q Sushi, Downtown LA
  • Rizzoli
  • ROM Investments
  • Ron Robinson
  • Rosie Jane Cosmetics
  • Rustic Canyon
  • Salazar
  • San Francisco MTA
  • Sommer House Granola
  • Sia
  • Simone LeBlanc Inc.
  • Sincerely Jules
  • Smashbox Studios
  • Sonny’s Hideaway
  • Southpaw Men's Salon
  • Ted Muehling
  • Thor Steingraber
  • Umami Burger
  • Villa Carlotta
  • Warner Loughlin Studio
  • The Whisper Restaurant & Lounge
  • Westbound
  • Yeah Rentals

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Project M Plus is a Silver Lake based collective of designers and architects, and we’re always looking for superbly talented like-minded creatives. Love of design and architecture a must, quality music playlists appreciated, and office pets encouraged. Show us what you’ve got.

Silver Lake Office

2898 Rowena Ave.
Los Angeles, CA
(323) 284-8921

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