KEi Architects (formerly Kelso & Easter) is a community centric design firm based in Richmond, Virginia. Since 1983, we have provided a full array of design services to public and private sector clients in a variety of project sizes and environments offering personalized principal-directed service. We emphasize a design process and approach based on collaboration, versatility and optimism.

We partner with clients who desire to make a positive impact within the built environment and the communities they serve. Every project is approached with a passion to exceed the design and construction requirements of our clients. We actively listen to the stakeholders to understand the vision and goals of a project. We advise on the best courses of action. And, we engage and collaborate with those stakeholders to achieve those stated visions and goals.

KEi holds active professional registrations and are licensed to practice in twelve states, the District of Columbia and Ghana, West Africa. We are a DBE/ MBE by the Virginia Department of Small Business and Supplier Diversity (certification # 626462) and a MBE by the Maryland Department of Transportation (certification # K190). Our FEIN is 54-1376626.