ShubinDonaldson cultivates a disciplined creative work environment that rewards rigor, creativity, and integrity.

Who We Are

ShubinDonaldson is defined by our shared values of:

Mining the tension between commerce and art through creative investigation

A strategic response to constraints

The judicious allocation of all resources

A commitment to balancing our rigorous work ethic and well-being

Our professional staff is committed to innovative contemporary design solutions. We do our best work collaborating with clients who have high standards and who are well-informed about the value of design.


Evolution of Our Practice

ShubinDonaldson (SD) was founded in 1991 by Robin Donaldson, AIA and Russell Shubin, AIA with a shared vision to provide architectural services for discriminating, ambitious clients who appreciate quality design. Mark Hershman joined SD in 2000 and has been elevated to partner in 2017.




Our work is conceived with attention to value, authentic material expression, and exquisitely executed details, on time and on budget.


Design Awards

A rigorous investigative design approach is employed in pursuit of making elegantly crafted, memorable places.



Design Approach

ShubinDonaldson provides innovative environments for strategic, design savvy clients.

Projects are organized as a team effort, led and coordinated by an assigned project manager and project architect.