"Ornament is an act of love – or at least a token of esteem. We embellish what we revere. We adorn that which we love. We do not decorate the hero, returning from the wars, to make him pretty – we decorate him to pay him honor. Ornament is deep stuff, greatly misunderstood in recent years."
― Alvin Holm
Alvin Holm A.I.A. Architects is a full-service general practice architectural studio specializing in traditional design in the Classical manner. We are a small office providing architecture, interiors and landscape design for a broad spectrum of clients including residential, commercial and institutional projects. As design consultants, we also collaborate with other architects across the country to share our special expertise in traditional styles and historic restoration.