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DFH ARCHITECTS is an independent, award-winning architecture firm with over twenty years experience.

Founded by David Forbes Hibbert, we strive to blend artistic vision with sustainable design. We take a "big picture" approach with an emphasis on community values and sound project economics.

Because we have a high percentage of licensed architects, we are able to tackle difficult entitlements, zoning and building codes with ease. This has helped earn DFH Architects a strong network of loyal clients with projects all over the Southland, from the greater Los Angeles area to Long Beach and San Diego.

We offer full architectural services, from custom interiors to large-scale offices and housing projects. Some of our best-known work includes the Universal Music Headquarters in Santa Monica, the Skechers Headquarters in Manhattan Beach, the Whole Foods on Wilshire Boulevard and the k2LA Apartments in Koreatown.

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Awards

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Certifications

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Clients

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Community

 

David Forbes Hibbert is a member of the following organizations:

Member, American Institute of Architects

Member, Urban Land Institute

Member, U. S. Green Building Council

Co-Chair, Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce Land Use Committee

Vice Chair, Pacific Palisades Design Review Board

Member, Huntington Palisades Architectural Review Committee

Member, Santa Monica Conservancy

Member, Santa Monica Housing Council

Member, Westside Urban Forum

Member, Los Angeles Waterkeeper

Member, Monterey Bay Aquarium

Member, Checkered Flag 200, Petersen Automotive Museum