Top 100 Architecture Firms

© Joe Pugliese

Architect Magazine‘s third-annual ranking of American architecture firms takes a look at three factors: profitability, sustainability, and design quality. This whole picture approach provides an opportunity for small and large firms to go head to head, with a result of the best architecture firms, not necessarily the biggest.

Some of these practices have been featured on ArchDaily like Perkins + Will, , Cannon Design, and Frank Harmon Architect.

Take a look at the complete rankings after the break.

1 Perkins + Will
2 Smithgroup
3 William Rawn Associates
4 Skidmore Owings & Merrill
5 Ann Beha Architects
6 Sasaki Associates
7 Ikon.5 Architects
8 DLR Group
9 ZGF Architects
10 FXFOWLE
11 Machado and Silvetti Associates
12 HOK
13 Payette
14 Cannon Design
15 Fentress Architects
16 Gensler
17 H3 Hardy Collaboration Architecture
18 Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates
19 Westlake Reed Leskosky
20 RNL Design
21 Frank Harmon Architect
22 The
23 RBB Architects
23 Pearce Brinkley Cease + Lee
25 LMN Architects
26 HGA Architects and Engineers
27 NAC|Architecture
28 Leddy Maytum Stacy Architects
29 Tate Snyder Kimsey Architects
30 Mithun
31 PGAL
32 Ross Barney Architects
33 Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture
34 EYP Architecture & Engineering
35 Gould Evans
35 EHDD Architecture
37 Bohlin Cywinski Jackson
38 NBBJ
39 BNIM
40 Architectural Resources Cambridge
41 Jeffrey M. Kalban & Associates Architecture
42 Ayers Saint Gross Architects and Planners
43 Cunningham | Quill Architects
44 Sera Architects
45 Richard + Bauer Architect
46 John Ronan Architects
47 KMD Architects
48 Julie Snow Architects
49 Lake Flato Architects
50 SRG Partnership
51 EwingCole
52 Pei Cobb Freed & Partners Architects
53 Perkins Eastman
54 Ennead
55 Steven Ehrlich Architects
56 Ballinger
57 Beyer Blinder Belle Architects & Planners
58 Sorg Architects
59t SfL+a architects
59t Mackey Mitchell
61 HKS
62t PageSoutherlandPage
62t KlingStubbins
64 Tsoi/Kobus & Associates
65 Studios Architecture
66 Cook + Fox
67 CO Architects
68 Davis Brody Bond Aedas
69 Ratcliff Architecture
70 VOA
71 Goody Clancy
72 Shepley Bulfinch
73 Fanning Howey
74 Robert A.M. Stern Architects
75 Goettsch Partners
76 SMMA
77 Hord Coplan Macht
78 RDG Planning & Design
79 Hickok Cole Architects
80 Leo A Daly
81 Design Collective, Inc.
82 Hanbury Evans Wright Vlattas + Company
83 cbt architects
84 DesignLAB
85t Lord Aeck & Sargent
85t Eskew+Dumez+Ripple
87 AC Martin Partners
88 Gresham Smith and Partners
89 The S/L/A/M Collaborative
90t Flad Architects
90t BRPH Co.
92 Moseley Architects
93 BLT Architects
94t SHW Group LLP
94t SHoP Architects
96 BJAC
97 Populous
98 Polk Stanley Wilcox Architects
99 Solomon Cordwell Buenz
100 HMC Architects

Cite: Minner, Kelly. "Top 100 Architecture Firms" 17 May 2011. ArchDaily. Accessed 31 Oct 2014. <http://www.archdaily.com/?p=135414>
  • Lucas

    SHoP #94? lol

  • Petko Chepishev

    HKS TURBONETICS :D #61

    /I know they have nothing in common/

  • Jimmy Nader

    zaha hadid? anyone heard of her? :P

    • Peter

      hey jimmy, zaha isn’t american, and her practice is in england.

    • Pedro Leitão

      Frankly, I wish I hadn’t…

  • JayM

    Clearly the BEST firms…

    The whole concept of finding out “truly best” firms seems rather funny.

  • m-arch-b m-arch-b

    Oh gosh.
    The only solution to work for a company like this is probably set up your own company and be as good as them