Retail & Mixed-Use Development

Retail is evolving to be more experiential. With this always in mind, SMS Architects creates retail environments accommodating the entire experience of shopping, eating, working out, catching a movie, and socializing... all in one creatively inspired space. We approach every retail project with the goal of shaping or upgrading environments to be thoughtful and personalized communities where friends and family can join together. 


specializing in southern california


SMS Architects was the lead architect for this oceanfront mixed-use venue along iconic Pacific Coast Highway in Huntington Beach, California.

lido marina village

Lido Marina Village in Newport Beach, California is an upscale waterside retail and mixed-use destination where yoga classes are often held under the sun on the outdoor deck. 

tyler mall

Galleria at Tyler Mall has been upgraded to feature a 16-screen AMC Theater in the North Village among a plenitude of other lifestyle upgrades amid this bright mixed-use venue in Riverside, California .