Design Solutions – are opportunities for mankind
to transform and manage the built environment’s impact
on the natural environment using innovative solutions.”
This is our mission to improve the relationship between nature
and mankind with an eye toward the needs of future generations.
Barnes, Architect is a small design firm located in
the Metropolitan Atlanta area and began operations in January
1997. Vernell Barnes has more than 25 years of experience for
a variety of institutional, residential, corporate, commercial,
and retail projects.
design philosophy emphasizes incorporating the Client’s
idea at every design milestone. Using our professional skills
and creative talents to blend those ideas with the program,
schedule and budget requirements, Vernell Barnes, Architect
provides architectural solutions to meet each client’s
objectives while enhancing the environment.
seek to build long-lasting client relationships based on understanding
and meeting Client needs, providing good design and a high standard
of professional service.
Barnes is a Registered Architect in Georgia, Mississippi and
Alabama. He is also NCARB certified. Mr. Barnes is a registered
architect with over 25 years of experience in the design and
management of large and small projects. Before founding Vernell
Barnes, Architect in 1997, he worked with several small architectural
firms prior to serving as a Project Architect for one of Georgia’s
largest architectural firms from 1982 until 1997. As project
Architect, he was responsible for coordinating multi-discipline
teams for numerous large-scale projects, interfacing with clients
and consultants and overseeing the entire design process, from
design development through construction documents and assisting
the contract administrator during the construction phase.
has been responsible for small and large-scale office buildings,
correctional facilities, medical office buildings, educational,
hospitality, retail and residential projects. He has recently
provided professional services as the Architect of Record for
design of the 3-story, 53,000 SF Albany Central Square Office
Building, Retail and Parking Decks for Dougherty County Government
in Albany, GA.
Architect: Mississippi, Georgia and Alabama
National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB)
of Architecture ( Auburn University 1975)