Faces of West Michigan 2019 Special Section
WAYNE VISBEEN – VISBEEN ARCHITECTS
662 CROSWELL AVE. SE, GRAND RAPIDS, MI 49506 | 616-285-9901
Wayne Visbeen, AIA, IIDA, principal and founder of Visbeen Architects Inc., is a licensed architect and registered interior designer with more than 30 years of experience in retail, residential, commercial design, and visual merchandising.
Visbeen studied at Calvin College and then Lawrence Technological University, where he earned undergraduate and graduate degrees in architecture. He spent time as a senior designer at the Taubman Companies, where he designed more than 100 national prototypes for leading retailers across the nation before launching his own firm specializing in residential and commercial projects in 1992.
Since the establishment of Visbeen Architects, the firm has been the recipient of numerous national awards — namely, more than 100 American Residential Design Awards and dozens of Best in American Living Awards. The firm has completed over 1,500 projects in 48 U.S. states and 13 countries, and continues to expand with a focus on custom residential home design.