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Architectural Group, P.C.

Vigil & Associates is a professional architectural firm with offices in Northern and Southern New Mexico. We have been planning and designing complex projects across the Southwest for more than 30 years.

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Social responsibility is a core value of our firm and integral to everything we do. We strive for a comprehensive understanding of our clients'  vision, mission, needs and context in order to improve and enhance their culture and environment. Buildings serve a higher purpose. We believe great architecture shapes society and culture, improves the quality of life and helps conserve the earth’s resources.


Our goal at Vigil & Associates is to deliver quality design and inspired results to our clients. We believe this begins with an understanding of our clients’ organization, community, culture, and vision for the future. From there, we work to find a balance of structure, economy and aesthetics that are unique to each client. 

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Ray Vigil
Ray Vigil

Ray Vigil


Vicente Castillo
Vicente Castillo

Vicente Castillo

Principal Architect /ABQ Director

Ken Gutierrez
Ken Gutierrez

Ken Gutierrez

Sr Project Manager / LC Director



V&A was Founded

Vigil & Associates (V&A) was founded in Albuquerque, New Mexico in 2001 by firm president Ray Vigil.


Awarded for Outstanding Design,
American School & University

for Escalante Mid-High School

Building Construction


Vigil & Associates has a long standing commitment and dedication to sustainable design. We utilize an integrated design process in order to create buildings with long term environmental, social and financial benefits for our clients. We strive to produce design solutions with aesthetic quality, superior building performance with positive health and environmental contributions.


Architects are stewards of the built environment, as such the success and future of sustainable life is in the understanding and development of our industries’ sustainability practices. For this reason Vigil & Associates is a member of the USGBC.


At Vigil & Associates we expect all of our professionals to demonstrate a willingness and commitment to the maintenance and protection of our biosphere. This commitment is best demonstrated through the USGBC’s LEED® Credential and Certification process.


  • Chemistry Reibsomer Hall Renovation
    University of New Mexico

  • Meadows Long Term Care Facility Phase 1
    New Mexico Behavioral Health Institute


  • Meadows Long Term Care Facility Phase 2
    New Mexico Behavioral Health Institute

  • Collet Park Kindergarten
    Albuquerque Public Schools

  • Tse’hootsooi’ Elementary School
    Window Rock Schools


  • La Posada Dining Hall Renovation
    University of New Mexico

  • Aspen Elementary
    Los Alamos Public Schools

  • Tse’hootsooi’ Middle School
    Window Rock Schools

  • Meadows Long Term Care Facility Phase 3
    New Mexico Behavioral Health Institute

  • North Domingo Baca Multigenerational Center Ph 3
    City of Albuquerque

  • Belen Family School
    Belen Consolidated Schools

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