Christner’s architects and planners help clients see deeply into the possibilities to discover innovative solutions.

Our History and Culture

Christner is a collaborative design firm bringing innovation, research and insight to the practice of architecture.  We serve distinct markets that demand sophisticated planning and design solutions:  healthcare, science and technology, education, and corporate.  We also seek opportunities to expand our creative reach through the design of libraries, museums, conservatories and other special commissions. Whatever the assignment, we help our clients see deeply into the possibilities in order to discover creative solutions.


Our staff includes architects, planners, MBA’s, urban designers, landscape architects, interior and graphic designers.  Each discipline contributes rich experience and perspective – brought together through skilled process leadership, structured methods, and leading-edge technologies.

Our integrated practice is designed to respond to complex, multi-dimensional assignments that often require breaking out of conventional paradigms.  In today’s multi-faceted world, it is insightful planning that leads to transformative design.

With 54 years in practice, Christner is poised to discover tomorrow’s solutions.