About Us

Studio RM was established in August of 2009 by Richard W. Mies, AIA. Richard has nearly 15 years experience in all phases of a project from initial client meetings through final construction observation and project closeout.

Richard W. Mies holds a Bachelor of Environmental Design from Texas A&M University, College Station - Class of 1993.

Richard has been licensed to practice architecture in the State of Texas since August 2007 - Texas Registration #20321

Richard Mies is a member of

  • American Institute of Architects (AIA) National Chapter
  • Texas Society of Architects (TSA)
  • Austin Chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA Austin)
  • Member of the AIA Austin Home Tour Selection Committee since 2005
  • Member of the AIA Austin Partnership mentor program

Design Philosophy

Provide architectural design services using Building Information Modeling (BIM) technology in order to provide our clients with creative, energy efficient, cost effective design solutions which meet the client's program and budget needs. Studio RM believes that the balance of technology and design can produce design solutions which are environmentally sound while providing unique solutions to the client's built environment needs.