Chick-fil-A Dwarf House Grand Opening

The Living Legacy of S. Truett Cathy and Chick-fil-A

Created by Chick-fil-A founder S. Truett Cathy, The Dwarf House first opened in 1946. It was Cathy’s first restaurant and the birthplace of Chick-fil-A’s famous chicken sandwich. Over the last couple of years, Chick-fil-A and Selser Schaefer Architects have been […]

Inheritance Juicery: Adaptive Reuse

2021 AIAEOK Award Winner

The AIA Eastern Oklahoma chapter of The American Institute of Architects represents the professional interests of licensed architects, emerging professionals, and allied construction and design professionals throughout the eastern part of Oklahoma. The annual AIA Design Excellence Awards showcase the […]

Greenwood Rising: Excellence in Craft

2021 AIAEOK + AIAOK Award Winner

The AIA Oklahoma and AIA Eastern Oklahoma chapters of The American Institute of Architects represent the professional interests of licensed architects, emerging professionals, and allied construction and design professionals throughout the state of Oklahoma. The annual AIA Design Excellence Awards […]

Gratitude

As 2020 draws to a close and we reflect on this tumultuous year, one word comes to mind. Gratitude. We are grateful for our staff’s health, talent, and unflappable dedication to architecture. Grateful for the team spirit and commitment of […]

OSU Unveils New State-of-the-Art Research Lab

When the OSU Unmanned Systems Research Institute asked for a cutting-edge, collaborative environment that supports student education and research while expanding their reach for student recruitment, Selser Schaefer Architects listened. Inspired by the creative and innovative nature of flight, Selser […]

Tools of the Trade

Tools, Techniques, Technology — and the Art of Storytelling

To Selser Schaefer Architects, design is problem-solving. We begin every project by building a strong connection with our clients, then we look for ways to solve their unique concerns. In doing so, we consider: who will encounter the environment we create? How […]

Ways That Wow

Ever evolving technology provides an unprecedented number of ways to visualize and communicate design. A 3D environment enables us to stand in and walk through a space like never before. And it gives our clients the ability to truly participate in the […]

Design That Puts People First

When you’re passionate about your work, it’s because you know the “why” behind it. As you go through your day, you’re constantly aware of that one reason you do what you do. It’s the motivation that drives you to keep looking […]

Mental Health Association of Oklahoma

Bringing people together

Since 1955, Mental Health Association Oklahoma has brought people together to help those affected by mental health issues. But for years, the agency’s own staff members were often isolated, working from random office locations around the city to make the most […]

A New Leaf

Cultivating a Stronger Community

When A New Leaf provides people with developmental disabilities a place to live and learn horticultural skills, it gives them something more: increased independence and life choices. The Tulsa-area nonprofit has been creating vocational opportunities for individuals through its greenhouses and retail centers […]

CAST Tech High School

Centers for Applied Science and Technology

Appropriately situated among leading businesses in a thriving downtown, San Antonio’s CAST (Centers for Applied Science and Technology) Tech is not your typical prep school. This innovative new high school, a restoration | renovation of two formerly unused industrial arts complex buildings, […]

Architecture of the Arts — the Ultimate Canvas

If you are an arts influencer, or simply love art in its many forms, watch for these seven important considerations when designing an arts-specific facility that brings people and art closer. 1.   A BEHIND THE SCENES FOCUS, SO GUESTS CAN […]

ARTFUL SPACES

Architecture that Serves Art and Draws People

Facilities for the arts have the power to become treasured, iconic structures within the community. Whether the building is purposed for visual or performing arts, however, the art itself must always come first. At Selser Schaefer Architects, we’ve had the great privilege of crafting an […]

What Makes An Inspiring Culture?

Any Number of Things.

Insights gained from 09 countries 04 newly licensed architects 36 different perspectives 11 LEED Accredited professionals 05 new energetic partners Recognized for excellence 103 times 07 new happy clients 16 nerf guns in the office 05 new sleepy parents 114 […]

Driven By Architecture

Our passion for architecture inspires a culture of collaboration.

Perspective is what gives a drawing dimension and depth. The same can be said of our team at Selser Schaefer Architects. Just as we’re known for our diverse body of work, the individuals who bring the Ice House to life […]