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Mell Lawrence Architects

Regions Served

  • San Francisco & Bay Area
  • Texas & Southwest

Services Offered

How do you move through the spaces that frame your days?

This is one of the first questions we explore in pursuit of an architectural aesthetic that supports our clients’ lifestyle.

Buildings need to work amazingly well. Ours do. They reflect a deep sense of place and life pattern. This is achieved by working hand-in-hand with our clients to design the space for the rituals and the physicality of each new structure’s use. Our team has a passion for merging the realities of everyday life with the architectural principles of light, art, and sustainability. We love the challenge of blending indoor and outdoor spaces with seamless transitions that acknowledge surrounding landscape elements. For us, nature’s organized spontaneity is a valuable inspiration. We are proud that our work has been recognized for an ability to merge the comforting sensibilities of the past with contemporary simplicity. We enjoy making the most of the warmth and texture of natural, elemental materials that have been intuitively designed with clean lines, thoughtful details, and elements of surprise.

In addition we believe that a successful collaboration involves mutual respect, trust, and creativity. We share these values with the artisans and craftspeople with whom we work, who broaden the palette of aesthetic possibilities. To fully realize our clients’ vision we provide a full range of services from architecture to the interiors.

Gallery

david / peese house photo: jacob termansen 9
David / Peese House Photo: Jacob Termansen
rocking f ranch photo: hester + hardaway 10
Rocking F Ranch Photo: Hester + Hardaway
concrete studio photo: ryann ford 11
Concrete Studio Photo: Ryann Ford
concrete studio photo: ryann ford 12
Concrete Studio Photo: Ryann Ford
concrete studio photo: ryann ford 13
Concrete Studio Photo: Ryann Ford
david / peese house photo: jacob termansen 14
David / Peese House Photo: Jacob Termansen
watersmark 35 house photo: hester + hardaway 15
Watersmark 35 House Photo: Hester + Hardaway
watersmark 35 house photo: hester + hardaway 16
Watersmark 35 House Photo: Hester + Hardaway
watersmark 35 house photo: hester + hardaway 17
Watersmark 35 House Photo: Hester + Hardaway
gardens retail photo: hester + hardaway 18
Gardens Retail Photo: Hester + Hardaway
baylor house remodel / addition photo: ©\2007 patrick y. wong of atelierwo 19
Baylor House remodel / addition Photo: ©2007 Patrick Y. Wong of AtelierWong.com
sisters&#8\2\17; retreat photo: jonathan h jackson 20
Sisters’ Retreat Photo: Jonathan H Jackson
mod cott on the lake 21
Mod Cott on the Lake
hill country office 22
Hill Country Office

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Contact

Owner

  • Mell Lawrence FAIA

Locations

  • 913 Gibson StreetAustin, TX 78704T 512.441.4669 | F 512.441.9125

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