MEL/ARCH architectural studio is a progressive architecture firm based in Fort Worth Texas, focusing on green design and zero energy buildings for both commercial and residential projects. 

Being a Texas transplant, founding partner Matthijs Melchiors combines his unique Dutch heritage with local and regional standards. MEL/ARCH Studio sculpts its building designs through an abstracted poetic approach, while adhering to its core principle of sustainable design. Building in harmony with nature and soul creates spectacular place both timeless and divine.


Matthijs is a resourceful architect with an innate ability to think outside the box to generate design solutions that maintain the objectives and aesthetic intent of the client, while pushing the envelope of modern day design philosophies. His knowledge base in green design and ability to use simple and sustainable materials to create eloquent, cost effective design solutions make him a great option for clients or teams in need of architectural services.

Matthijs received his Bachelors of Architecture from the University of Houston Gerald D. Hines College of architecture, and is licensed to practice throughout the state of Texas.


Jie is a very creative and multi-faceted individual. Her extensive knowledge of finance and business strategy experience in architectural services and construction management makes her a key asset to the industry. Her keen insight and ability to track and evaluate business trends allows her to gain a competitive edge within the architectural and design community. Being an excellent communicator/observer and listener, Jie naturally draws the attention from anyone around her.


Jie received her Bachelors of Applied Accounting from the Oxford Brookes University in England, and is licensed Chartered Certified Accountant.


Jason has a broad knowledge of construction management and possesses the ability to oversee all the technical aspects of the design process. Since starting his architectural profession in 2001, Jason has worked on a wide variety of projects. He has developed an innate ability to look at projects from multiple perspectives in order to find effective solutions.

Jason received his Bachelors of Architecture from Texas A&M University.



MEL/ARCH believes in a transparent pricing model, therefore all clients know our costs up front. 

Typically, design fees are based on a percentage of the project total, but each project is unique. To receive an estimation for your custom project, send us a message through our contact form.


 With a forward-looking design approach, MEL/ARCH aims to create a sustainable and eco-friendly built environment. 


We offer design services for commercial projects of all sizes.  


We provide comprehensive research and property analysis to real estate investors, helping them identify viable locations and maneuver city codes.