Good design can enrich lives and make our environments fuller and more meaningful and this website captures Darwin's ongoing efforts to contribute to the pursuit of better design.
Led by our founding Partner Grant Kirkpatrick, Partner Duan Tran, and Principal Patti Baker, we are a design studio dedicated to advancing the California lifestyle through contemporary architecture since 1988.
Over the past 65 years, Kitchell has solidified its position as a builder of premier residential estates in California, Arizona, Hawaii, and other select locations around the world.
SWABACK is an ever-evolving group of multi-talented professionals, deeply inspired by collaboration, to incorporate the most innovative design solutions, technologies, and ideas to better create our communities and built environments.
For 40 years, SWABACK has actively pursued the most challenging and interesting assignments around the world—resulting in a diverse, competitive portfolio of award-winning, and highly recognized projects.