Inseparable are the pursuit of human potential, environmental sustainability, and design in the built environment. Powers Brown Architecture endeavors to inform our practice through material research, tool development, services, and programs. We are dedicated to excellence in the financial, human, and environmental success of our projects and our role as citizen architects.

Material Research

  • Concrete Technology
  • Low Impact Development



  • LEED
  • Passive House
  • WELL
  • Energy Benchmarking (Energize Denver)



  • Daylighting
  • Lifecycle Assessment