“They’re not flashy. They don’t chase a signature style. They don’t talk about their awards. They don’t have a lobby. Or even a receptionist. And that’s just the way they like it.

Shears Adkins Rockmore, the award-winning, Denver-based architecture, interior design and planning firm, just celebrated its 20th anniversary in business. And since Day One, it has been thriving with a diverse body of work that stretches across the United States, but its impact on Denver is unmistakable.
Three of SAR+’s recent Denver projects – Milo Luxury Residences, Citizen West 10th and the Burwell Center for Career Achievement – were honored with the Mayor’s Design Award. And in the last few years, the team brought to the city 12,000 much-needed housing units.

From 9+CO and the River Mile development to the Stadium District plan and the recent Ball Arena redevelopment master plan, SAR+ is reshaping our urban landscape in a big way. So, what’s the secret sauce to this firm’s inexorable growth?” – Kevin Criss 

Read more of Building Dialogue’s feature on our 20th Anniversary here.