Biome [ ˈbīˌōm ] nounA large naturally occurring community of flora and fauna occupying a major habitat.

                                                                                                                                                  - Oxford University Dictionary

 

Launched in 2015, 'Biome Architecture, PLLC' is a boutique architecture, design and strategic planning firm. Areas of specialized consulting and services include; sustainable/resiliant design, climate responsive design, low-impact and high-performance environmental control systems, architectural systems integration, socio-cultural design and development, and facilitating participatory design processes. Select projects are accepted based upon scale, complexity, and/or availability.

David A. Crutchfield AIA, NCARB

Principal


With over thirty years of architectural experience, David's approach to the design process can be described as: 
collaborative, integrated, and meaningful. He has contributed to a diverse range of projects throughout the United States and Europe with typologies including: residential, retail, commercial, professional/office, medical, entertainment, educational, library, and liturgical/worship.

 

He is currently an Associate Professor of Architecture at North Dakota State University where he conducts lectures, seminars, and design studios relating to sustainable design. His research includes hermeneutic analysis of the culture/nature relation and its implications in architecture.

 

Academic Education:

M.Arch 2004   The University of Texas at Austin - Sustainable Design Program (post-professional)

B.Arch 1992    Kansas State University (professional program)

AAS 1983         Southeast Community College, Milford, Nebraska

 

Currently Licensed to Practiice Architecture In:

North Dakota #2521

Missouri #A2002-008088

 

Interstate Reciprocity:

National Council of Architectural Registration Boards:, #58,060

 

Contract Staff and Consultants

Additional staff are contracted locally depending upon the project and availability.