Chris Shears

Christopher N. Shears, FAIA


In his decades of practice Chris has engaged with clients and has been an active participant in all phases of the master planning and architectural design process. He has directed the design efforts for many of Denver’s more substantial new projects representing a construction value of over $1.5 billion.  As a weaver of the urban fabric, Chris is recognized for his leadership in forming public policy and has helped to build a firm based on equality whose work is consistently catalytic, transforming cities and peoples’ lives.

Master’s Degree, Graduate School of Design, Harvard University (1980)
BArch (with distinction), University of Minnesota (1973)
Architectural Registrations:
Friend of the River Award, The Greenway Foundation (2013)