About

Architecture, in its purest, most idealized form,
combines the individual experiences and expertise
of clients, designers, and craftspeople
to produce an effect
greater than the sum of their separate efforts...

Barb and Ralph Christensen’s shared experiences...

  • 5 years of architectural education at Virginia Tech
  • 33 years of marriage
  • 33 years of work experience
  • 2 fine young men
  • 20 years as sole practitioners
  • 1 dog

Architectural Work History...

  • Ibsen Nelsen
  • Kazuyuki Murata
  • Bumgardner
  • GGLO
  • George Suyama
  • Stephen Sullivan
  • Rex Hohlbein
  • Mithun

International Design Competitions...

  • Mercer Island Civic Center — First Place
  • May 4 Memorial (Kent State University)
  • Women in Military Service for America Memorial — Honorable Mention
  • New England Holocaust Memorial
  • Brickell Bridge Gateway
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial
  • World Trade Center Site Memorial
  • Giant’s Causeway Visitor’s Center
  • Clandon Park