VLK Architects

Who We Are

VLK Architects is a full-service architectural design firm. With great success since our inception in 1984, we grew from three partners to one of the largest architectural firms in Texas with offices in Fort Worth and Houston. Our design expertise revolves around decades of technical practice and standards that make us a leading innovator in design and architectural service. We have earned numerous design awards, have multiple CHPS and LEED® certified projects and have worked for clients across the state, enjoying a majority share of repeat business.

Our Mission

We guide clients through process, collaboration and imagination to realize exceptional environments to work, live, learn and play.

Our Values

Build strong relationships

Build strong relationships with clients, consultants, contractors and co-workers that produce trust, mutual respect, common devotion and collaboration.

Exhibit integrity without compromise

Integrity is the adherence to moral and ethical principles. Always do the right thing.

Focus on the client and all else follows

Focus on the client by listening, responding quickly, providing the capacity to explore solutions and ensuring satisfaction. A satisfied client results in long-term relationships and future opportunities.

Innovate and improve

Being good isn’t good enough. Challenge yourself to improve professionally, technically and as leaders, both in the office and in the community. Develop an attitude of learning, constantly seeking advanced knowledge and improvement.

Embrace the diversity of others

Every person in our firm and in our industry brings a unique perspective to each task that we undertake. It requires a combination of all of our different talents to achieve greatness.

Deal truthfully and equitably with everyone

Our firm is built on trust. Our clients trust that we will provide a service to them that will uniquely satisfy their community’s needs. This trust is gained over a period of time by building a reputation of being truthful and equitable.

Create profitability through client satisfaction

A satisfied client will return and will recommend us to others.

Imagine a better solution

In this ever-changing world, there are continually different and better ways to do things. Always imagine how to do things more effectively.

Promote collaboration and individuality

Solid solutions are formed when individual voices are heard and valued to create something larger than ourselves.

Be passionate about every project

For every task that you take on, make it your own and do it to the best of your ability.