WE ARE SKB
AND WE SEE
THE WHOLE PICTURE
WE ARE SKB AND WE SEE THE WHOLE PICTURE
Everything we build is just one part of many interconnected systems that make up our built environment. And every day these systems evolve.
Everything has to make sense to the individual, the family, the workgroup, the organization, the community, the region, the country, the environment.
Everything has to make sense to the broker, the builder, the employer, the planner, the financier, and the investor.
Designing great projects requires understanding the whole picture.
Founded in 1982 by Fran Spector, Connie Knapp and Beth Baughman, today the firm carries on the traditions and values of these three pioneering women who wanted to build a professional practice that allowed the experienced Principals of the firm to remain deeply involved in the projects and give the clients the real benefit of the Principals' experience. Fran, Connie and Beth also wanted to build a workplace that nurtured and encouraged everyone who came to work at SKB to achieve all they could as professionals and people.
Since its modest beginnings in a townhouse basement studio, SKB has grown to have major offices in Austin, Texas, Silicon Valley and Washington, DC, representative offices in Chicago and Hartford, and affiliate offices in Dubai, Saudi Arabia, Hong Kong and Singapore. SKB has designed architectural and interiors projects in over 100 countries, and is licensed to practice architecture in over 20 states.
NEWS: RETHINKING ROADSIDE ARCHITECTURE
52 years after publication of Robert Venturi's seminal book Learning from Las Vegas, the questions raised and insights presented by co-authors Venturi, Denise Scott Brown and Steven Izenour are just as prescient.
Recent SKB commissions to design convenience stores and retail shopping centers where the small villages along I-35 are rapidly turning into towns and cities, has required the design teams to think about the now and not-too-distant future in a different way.
NEWS: SKB COMPLETES NEW BUILDINGS IN AUSTIN
SKB has recently completed full architectural services for the Pecan Flex Office building, The Howerton Eye Clinic Building and the Elder Mitsubishi Service Building, all in the Austin facility.
For more information, contact Patrick Londrigan, SKB Austin Director at email@example.com