Modulus Architects and Land Use Planning is a full-service design & planning firm focused solely on the private sector. For us, architectural design is about balancing the art and science of architecture. Matching creativity with practicality for an optimal outcome: Smart Design. It’s what you get when you combine expertise with experience, insight, and inspiration. On our Land Use Side of services, we provide the most valuable yet intangible service available – CERTAINTY. Certainty of outcome is the Modulus model and the quintessence of our strategy. We leave no detail to chance or decision to whim. Through thoughtful, calculated steps we lead our clients to an uncommonly high level of certainty.
We offer an unparalleled breadth of services that bring viable solutions to even the most elusive design challenges. Our process springs from a culture that fosters collaboration. It is the essence of our story, and we are honored to share our story with you.
Distinguished by our unrivaled expertise in retail design and distinctive client focus we create world-class and fully-integrated projects, places and buildings to unlock lasting value and deliver a ‘return on design’. Modulus Architects is a multi-award-winning practice of architects and master planners. We are the industry leader in the design of retail and large-scale mixed-use projects. Modulus sees design as strategy in action, focused on results. We help our clients envision a better future and get there successfully. We help them leverage design power to generate innovative solutions that effect real transformation. Drawing on our history of retail success, we develop strategies that attract the right tenants, resonate with communities, and adapt to opportunities and challenges.
Always innovating, Modulus creates some of the most compelling retail destinations in the Southwest. Choreographing the experience is a critical step in the Modulus process and is based on numerous interactive work sessions with the development team on issues such as leasing, merchandising, budget and overall theme.
Our focused expertise in retail design and client collaboration generate projects that are driven by our number one goal of translating client goals into strategic decisions. The essence of Modulus Architects can be stated in one word. Collaboration. What sets us apart is an added layer of emotional capital to create a corporate culture that is both professionally and personally rewarding. Ours is an optimistic, idealistic, nourishing and affirmative culture, which is a beacon attracting clients, associates and strategic partners who seek professional excellence and personal development. We help leverage design’s power to generate innovative solutions that effect real transformation. Drawing on our history of success, we develop strategies that attract the right tenants, resonate with communities, and adapt to opportunities and challenges. Choreographing the experience is a critical step in the Modulus process and is based on numerous interactive work sessions with the development team on issues such as site planning, entitlements, leasing, budget and overall theme. Our expert services contribute to an intensive exploration of development and leasing approaches, circulation, tenant identity, theme, and placemaking.
Modulus is its people, an amazing array of talents. We take client’s goals and need for strategic design and seamless delivery seriously, connecting our entire team to leverage its commitment to excellence, knowledge, and experience.
Collaborative leadership is what sets MODULUS apart, enabling us to be our clients’ strategic partner and the innovator among design firms. Stephen Dunbar and Angela Williamson, the firm’s Principals, are exemplars of this leadership model. They form a collaborative team responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Modulus platform. Our Principals champion new perspectives and game-changing project solutions.
We embrace our client’s initiatives as our own and respond to work that is inspired, strategic, cost-effective and well executed, ensuring that you achieve your objectives. We’ve built a service-oriented platform targeted at giving our clients a competitive edge.