Firm Profile

Tom Hatch 1987hatch + ulland owen architects (h+uo) is an Austin, Texas based architectural firm focused on creating visionary, sustainable and socially-responsible design.

The firm was founded in 1978 by Tom Hatch, FAIA, with  a commitment to help build strong, vibrant communities. It has evolved over several decades from its sole-proprietorship beginnings to its current partnership structure when, in 2006, Erik Ulland and Randall Owen joined him as partners.  Our keen sense of community values has inspired a wide range of distinctive yet accessible projects including: 65 Whole Foods Markets across the country, including the original Corporate Headquarters at 6th & Lamar; The Crossings (now Travaasa Experiential Resort and Spa); Threadgill’s; Thundercloud Subs; Twin Oaks Branch Library (shown below); McKinney Roughs Nature Park; Mueller community homes, and most recently Antone’s.

A dynamic design studio featuring a wealth of architectural expertise, h+uo architects prides itself on interpreting their clients’ visions and delivering high quality, contextually responsive design in numerous markets. The culture of our firm, our reputation in Austin, throughout Texas and around the country, as well as the growing list of satisfied and repeat clients continues to thrive.  We have our talented and thoughtful team and our generous clients to thank for this.

Our project types include:

  • Multi-Family Residential
  • Community & Civic
  • Education
  • Hospitality
  • Retail
  • Office
  • Historic Preservation
  • Single-Family Residential






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