COMPLEXITY SOLVED BEAUTIFULLY

 

Leading the national conversation on design excellence to further research and discovery, we are veterans when it comes to pushing the limits of technical complexity combined with aesthetic beauty.  Being recognized for 415+ design awards over the past five years is a direct result of our commitment to sustainable practices, cross discipline communication, and at its core – uninterrupted creativity.

PROJECTS

University of Texas Dallas Engineering Building SmithGroup Design Excellence

University of Texas at Dallas Engineering Building

With a meteoric trajectory of growth and a rapidly expanding mechanical engineering program in its infancy, the University of Texas at Dallas seized a rare opportunity: Create a next-generation research facility in concert with a next-generation engineering program. While most engineering buildings focus on either research, instruction or the student experience, the design of this one is a meaningful fusion of all three in a very deliberate, intentionally balanced way.

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DESIGN EXCELLENCE EXPERTISE

Mark Kranz SmithGroup Design Excellence

Mark Kranz, Vice President, Corporate Design Director

Mark was elevated as one of the youngest Fellows in the history of the American Institute of Architects and describes his perfect day as "three deadlines, three talented teams making magic, and three clients calling to talk." 

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THOUGHT LEADERSHIP

 

A DEEP DIVE INTO TOP RESEARCH INDUSTRY TRENDS 

 

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