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Northwest Arkansas Design Excellence Program

Promoting the highest level of design in Arkansas’ Benton and Washington counties
Design firms selected for projects

The following firms have been selected for projects as part of the Northwest Arkansas Design Excellence Program.

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CARBO Landscape Architecture - Baton Rouge, LACity of Siloam Springs: Medical Springs Park
Civitas - Denver, COThe Jones Center
De Leon & Primmer Architecture Workshop - Louisville, KYRogers Historical Museum
Design Workshop, Inc. - Aspen, COCity of Bentonville: Quilt of Parks
Duvall Decker Architects - Jackson, MSCity of Springdale: Municipal Campus
Eskew+Dumez+Ripple - New Orleans, LA Marlon Blackwell Architects - Fayetteville, ARThaden School
LTL Architects - New York, NYHelen Walton Children's Enrichment Center
Studio Bryan Hanes – Philadelphia, PAConvergence
Marvel Architects - New York, NYTheatreSquared
Nelson Byrd Woltz Landscape Architects - Charlottesville, VACity of Fayetteville: Cultural Arts Corridor
Port – Philadelphia, PA and Chicago, IL8th Street Gateway Park

Robert Sharp Architects - Fayetteville, AR

Massengale Architecture PLLC - New York, NY

Community Development Corporation of Bentonville/Bella Vista
Ross Barney Architects - Chicago, ILCity of Rogers: Railyard Park
Spackman Mossop Michaels - New Orleans, LADowntown Springdale Alliance: Luther George Park
WXY ArchitectureDowntown Rogers Alleyway Activation

Selected Program Participants

The following firms have been selected for the Northwest Arkansas Design Excellence Program. These firms will remain in the program for five years or until they are selected for a project.

Allied Works ArchitectureNew York, NY
Andropogon AssociatesPhiladelphia, PA
Anmahian Winton ArchitectsCambridge, MA
Architecture Research OfficeNew York, NY
Charles Rose ArchitectsSomerville, MA
Coen+PartnersMinneapolis, MN
Dake Wells ArchitectsSpringfield, MO
DEMX ArchitectureFayetteville, AR
Dig StudioDenver, CO
DIGSAUPhiladelphia, PA
Ecological Design GroupLittle Rock, AR
Fougeron ArchitectureSan Francisco, CA
GehlCopenhagen, Denmark
Ground Control CollaborativePhiladelphia, PA
Halff AssociatesDallas, TX
Hoerr Schaudt Landscapes Chicago, IL
HufftBentonville, AR
Ibanez Shaw ArchitectureFort Worth, TX
James Corner Field OperationsNew York, NY
Janet Rosenberg and StudioOntario, Canada
Kevin Daly ArchitectsSanta Monica, CA
Krueck Sexton PartnersChicago, IL
La Quatra BonciPittsburgh, PA
Marble FairbanksNew York, NY
Marlon Blackwell ArchitectsNew York, NY
MASS Design GroupBoston, MA
Michael Maltzan ArchitectureLos Angeles, CA
MithunSeattle, WA
Modus StudioFayetteville, AR
OJTNew Orleans, LA
Olson KundigSeattle, WA
OSD OutsideNew York, NY
Reed Hilderbrand Landscape ArchitectureCambridge, MA
Rogers PartnersNew York, NY
Rundell Ernstberger AssociatesIndianapolis, IN
Snow Kreilich ArchitectsMinneapolis, MN
Stoss Landscape UrbanismBoston, MA
Studio JosephNew York, NY
Studio One ElevenLong Beach, CA
Studio OutsideDallas, TX
SWA GroupLos Angeles, CA
Talley AssociatesDallas, TX
Tod Williams Billie Tsien ArchitectureNew York, NY
Travis Van LiereMinneapolis, MN
Unknown StudioBaltimore, MD
W Architecture & Landscape ArchitectureNew York, NY
Wheeler Kearns Architects Chicago, IL