ABOUT

Dykema Architects, Inc. is a design-oriented architectural firm. We view architecture as an art which combines beautiful interior spaces with appropriate expressive materials carefully integrated into the environment. We design structures which reflect a fresh contemporary look based on traditional design concepts and sound architectural fundamentals. 

Bibiana B. Dykema, AIA,
President
Principal Architect, Interior Designer

1979 - Bachelor of Architecture, University of Texas at Austin

High Honors, National Dean's List  

 

Registration

Registered Architect, State of Texas, 10217

Registered Interior Designer, State of Texas, 917

Certified by the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards

Affiliations

American Institute of Architects, Texas Society of Architects, Board-Architecture Foundation Advisory Council, University of Texas at Austin, 1996-Present, Board of Directors American Bank, 1996-Present

Texas Society of Architects, Secretary, 2012 - Present

 

Professional Experience

Bibiana Dykema has designed and supervised both commercial and residential projects.  Mrs. Dykema’s eye for detail, communication skills and understanding of cost control has insured the success of these projects.  

John R. Dykema, Jr., AIA, Vice-President
Principal Architect

1972-1976 - B.A. in Environmental Design, University of Pennsylvania       Philadelphia

1977-1979 - Master of Architecture, University of Texas at Austin

 

Registration

Registered Architect in the State of Texas, 8941

Registered Architect in the State of Idaho, AR2372

Registered Architect in the State of Michigan, 47980

Certified by the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards

Affiliations

American Institute of Architects, Texas Society of Architects, Art Museum of South Texas, Trustee,  Building Code Board of Appeals

 

Professional Experience

Mr. Dykema has been an owner and senior partner at Bright + Dykemas Architects, Inc. in Corpus Christi for 20 years and is one of the founding partners for Dykema Architects, Inc. established in 2001.  His responsibilities include all areas of architectural service from project development, programming, design, design development, and working drawing coordination.

Edward J. Picha III, 
Project Manager

2009 - Master of Architecture, Prairie View A&M University

2007 - Bachelor of Science in Architecture, University of Texas at San Antonio

2004 - Associate in Liberal Arts, Del Mar College

Professional Experience

Mr. Picha has over 10 years of professional experience in the Architecture industry developing construction drawings and working closely with clients and engineers on a variety of project types. Having joined Dykema Architects in February 2017, Edward has played an integral role in the continued success of the company and continues to work closely with all levels of the team on development of new projects. 

Neel H. Vyas
Associate AIA 
Architectural Associate
Madeline Teel
Associate AIA 
Architectural Associate

2018 - Bachelor of Architecture, Oklahoma State University

Presidents Honor Roll, Deans Honor Roll

Professional Experience

Ms. Teel joined Dykema Architects, in February 2019, where she works on production of design and construction documents and participates with the production team on all projects.

Honors and Awards

Tau Sigma Delta, Architecture Honor Society, top 20% of professional class

2019 Alpha Rho Chi Medal Recipient (honor bestowed once annually)

 

2020 - Master of Architecture, Louisiana State University

Advanced placement student

2018 - Bachelor of Architecture - Gujarat Technological University,

Ahmedabad, India

2013 - Diploma of Architecture - The Maharaja Sayajirao University,

Baroda, India

Licences and Achievements

Licensed Architect - India

Fred Manis Scholarship