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Fentress Architects

LOCATIONS:
Main Office: Denver, CO.
421 Broadway
Denver, CO 80203 USA
303.722.5000 Tel

Fentress Architects also has offices in Los Angeles, CA; Washington D.C.; San Jose, CA; and London, U.K. Additional office addresses can be found here.

SERVICES:
Architecture, with a focus on sustainable design

HISTORY:
“Some architects hace a preconceived notion of what a building should be– they design from the outside like the building is a piece of sculpture. I prefer to patiently search through extensive discovery until I find a seam somewhere, crack it open and discover the art inside.”

                                                                                                            — Curtis Fentress, FAIA, RIBA

Fentress Architects was founded by Curtis Fentress in 1980, with the intent of creating public architecture with iconic appeal. The company ranks in the Top 10 Green Design Firms, and has been consistently honored with awards for innovation in sustainable design, as well as numerous LEED certifications. Structures such as the Denver International Airport, which was voted the “Best Airport in North America” by Business Traveler Magazine for six years straight, illustrate Fentress’ ability to make both visually stunning as well as environmentally concious buildings. The company now has just over 155 employees across all of their offices.

SELECTED WORKS:

Denver International Airport- Denver, CO


Mineta San Jose’ International Airport- San Jose’, CA


Colorado Convention Center- Denver, CO


1991 Braodway- Greenwood Village, CO


Sacramento City Hall Building- Sacramento, CA

All information and photos were found on the Fentress Architect’s website. Additional information can be found on the company’s website, here.



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Written by Will Clinton

January 18, 2012 at 8:19 pm

Posted in Architects