photo credit: Stephanie Alvarez Ewens

photo credit: Stephanie Alvarez Ewens




Gordon Moss, owner

With 12 years of experience in design, construction, and fabrication, he founded Functional Aesthetic with the acquisition of a shop space in the Nicholson File complex in 2011.   He was educated as an architectural designer and trained as a builder, and now is a Registered Builder in the State of Rhode Island.  Gordon is a true jack-of-all-trades, taking on every job with genuine respect for the material.  

He holds a Bachelor of Science in Architecture from Kent State University (2008). 

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call:  401-489-5601


Laura Moss, owner

Laura joined Functional Aesthetic in 2015.  She brings experience in both architectural design and construction to the team along with a keen eye for composition and detail. 

She holds a Masters of Architecture from the Rhode Island School of Design (2012) and a Bachelor of Science in Architecture from Northeastern University (2009). 

She currently serves on the Board of Directors at Yestermorrow Design/Build School.   

write to:

call:  401-499-1033