Welcome to our Austin studio

Austin’s rapid population growth and emergence as a leader in the tech industry mirror the design, culture, and talent of our studio: we’re as creative and nimble as the most intrepid start-up. We’re planners and designers who thrive on creative placemaking—imagining and then bringing to life buildings and spaces that keep Austin sustainable, innovative, and weird. And our hands-on involvement in the community inspires us every day, whether it’s donating time and resources to local professional organizations or volunteering with one of many philanthropic organizations. We’re proud of our hometown, and it shows.


623 W 38th St
Suite 300
Austin, Texas 78705

t 5129975260

DID YOU KNOW?
Our Austin studio actually has TWO locations: Midtown and Downtown.

In addition to our Midtown location, we also serve clients in a studio space Downtown at 106 East 6th Street, Suite 700. You can reach us there by phone at (512)479-0337.

Come see us in Midtown for education and urban design projects. For corporate interiors, branded environments, and commercial architecture, visit our Downtown location.

Ryan Desiato is a singer, songwriter, producer, and guitarist from Austin, and occasionally performs in our studio.
FUN FACT
All of us here are passionate about the outdoors and live music. We've even been known to host local artists!
“Our studio is a reflection of our dynamic community—vibrant, cutting-edge, and authentic. Whether designing the urban fabric, spaces and places for learning, or simply giving back, we push the limits of innovation and excellence.”
—Stephen Coulston, Principal
Our downtown studio is located in the Littlefield Building, which—completed in 1910—was Austin's first skyscraper.
Our team is focused on giving back to our community.
Volunteering at the Ronald McDonald House
“As a collaborative, interdisciplinary team, we approach projects from multiple directions to find the right balance of transformative design, sustainability, affordability, and community-building.”

—Angela Whitaker-Williams, Principal

Seamlessly linking the past and the present.

In collaboration with our Atlanta office, our education team is currently working with Austin ISD and the surrounding community to re-imagine the historic L.C. Anderson High School, which was shuttered in 1971 as part of desegregation. With a nod to the school’s legacy and historic significance, the design team is preserving and rebuilding parts of the existing building, while adding a four-story addition that focuses on student collaboration and future-ready learning spaces.

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Eastside Memorial High School and International High School at the Original L.C. Anderson Campus
Austin, Texas
“As one of the newest additions to the team, I'm excited to be part of a group committed to deepening our relationship with the Austin community and expanding the services we offer.”
—Chi Lee, Principal

People in Austin

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Tom Reisenbichler
Managing Director
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Jordan Thompson
Operations Director
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Joe Gowing
Corporate Interiors
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Chi Lee
Corporate and Commercial
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Dave Mueller
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Matt Taylor
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Angela Whitaker-Williams
K-12 Education
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Ron Stelmarski
Design Director
Kimberly
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Kimberly Richter
Branded Environments
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Stephen Coulston
Urban Design

Work by Austin

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Dropbox Austin
Austin, Texas
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Atlassian Austin – 16th and 17th Floor
Austin, Texas
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West Texas A&M University Master Plan
Canyon, Texas
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Rodriguez Elementary School
San Marcos, Texas
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Galvanize
Austin, Texas
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Spreetail Austin
Austin, Texas
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Manor Senior High School
Manor, Texas
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NeoCity District Master Plan
Kissimmee, Florida

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