Since 1915, BARBERMcMURRY has been a leader in architectural design in East Tennessee. From its inception, our firm has been dedicated to creating an outstanding client experience through authentic and responsive design. Facilitated by the firm’s leadership, our commitment to our clients has allowed us to evolve while remaining centered on quality design.

Our rich history paired with our commitment to architectural innovation enables us to deliver work that is as relevant as it is timeless. We surround ourselves with the most gifted and trustworthy people to deliver a final product that is as beautiful as it is functional.


It’s not a secret that architecture, design, and planning can significantly influence the well-being of our community. We take that fact very seriously and strive for every project to make a positive impact. We believe that active involvement and participation in our community allows us to understand and take responsibility within our surroundings.

We are passionate about building and fostering growth in the East Tennessee region and believe that it is our duty to give back and contribute locally. We actively promote and encourage all of our employees to be involved in the bettering of our community. At BMa we are dedicated to authenticity and value in all we do and see it especially important within the community context.