Innovative design probes the dimensions of harmony and vitality. It looks at the future in the context of our past and present, and it aims to help maintain a balance between man and nature. Beauty is its inspiration, function its mandate.

Innovative response to the parameters of a project is the key to inspired design; architecture transcends the expected and settles on the unexpected. We have a unique, synergistic creative process that involves all team members from the beginning. We then discuss alternatives with our clients and out of this dialogue evolves a unique, distilled, sustainable solution.

Our goal on every project is to create a humanistic environment in which our clients can do their most innovative and productive work.


project awards

  • 2013 AIA Charlotte Urban Design Merit Award

  • 2013 NC Brick Design Honor Award

  • 2007 AIA North Carolina Honor Award, Unbuilt

  • 2011 Metal Construction Association Chairman’s Award | Institutional Category

  • 2011 NOMA Design Excellence Honor Award

  • 2012 AIA Charlotte Carole Hoefener Carriker Sustainable Design Honor Award

  • 2013 Carolinas Parking Association Parking Awards, Parking Structure – New Design

  • 2014 Center City Vision Awards: Special Achievement Award

  • 2019 Excellence in Preservation Award

  • ENR Southeast’s 2018 Best Projects – Transit Award of Merit