timeless.  collaborative.  design.

With offices in Atlanta and San Diego, Larimer Design is an award-winning, full-service architectural firm specializing in commercial, mixed-use urban infill development, recreation facilities, sports and entertainment venues, multi-family and custom residential projects.

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your vision is our mission

At Larimer Design, we work in close collaboration and partnership with our clients to develop projects that respond to their needs while providing creative expression of their larger goals and objectives.  Our greatest satisfaction comes from our clients' reactions when their goals and expectations have been exceeded.  As a result, we enjoy an ongoing relationship with many of our clients. 

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Toward Sustainability

As stewards of the built environment, we understand our unique role--and our attendant responsibility--to guide the design and planning process in a manner that respects our natural resources. 

We believe that the fundamental means to deliver truly sustainable communities lies in the permanence of the construction methods used.

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TOM LARIMER, AIA, LEED AP   |  principal

Tom Larimer is an award-winning architect with expertise in commercial retail development, mixed-use development, urban planning, and sports and entertainment venue design.  Tom’s designs have received critical acclaim, including the PCBC “Gold Nugget Award for Outstanding Retail Project” (Village Walk at EastLake) and “Best Ballpark Renovation 2009” by Ballpark Digest (Recreation Ballpark).  His work at Recreation Ballpark was also featured in Josh Pahighian’s 101 Baseball Places to See Before You Strike Out (2008, Lyon’s Press) and ESPN.com’s “Top 10 Best Seats in Minor League Baseball” (2008). 

A graduate of the University of Notre Dame, Tom is a licensed architect and LEED Accredited Professional.  He is the President of Larimer Design Architecture and Planning and serves on numerous boards including the City of San Diego Historical Resources Board, San Diego Chapter of the Urban Land Institute, Rotary International, and the Notre Dame Club of San Diego.

In his spare time, Tom gives back to the community through volunteerism, mentoring and coaching with the Boy Scouts of America, Little League Baseball, and the Nativity Prep Academy charter school.

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