Who We Are

Rolluda Architects, Inc. (RAI), established in 2002 by Alex Rolluda, provides architecture, interior design, and planning services to both private- and public-sector clients. RAI specializes in the design of educational, community, transportation, municipal and government, retail and commercial, industrial, aviation,multi-family and residential, and mixed-use projects.

Located in the heart of Seattle's historic Pioneer Square neighborhood, Rolluda Architects is comprised of more than 46 dedicated staff members. We are committed to providing our clients with the highest quality of service and are always striving to exceed their expectations.

Rolluda Architects is a Small Business Enterprise (SBE), a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE), and a Minority Business Enterprise (MBE), all certified through the WA State Office of Minority & Women’s Business Enterprises (OMWBE).

What We Do

Rolluda Architects is committed to innovative thinking. We strive to design high-performance facilities that will serve the community and environment into the future, all while implementing our core values—integrity, social responsibility, sustainable, diversity and respect.

 

Our design is based on ideas—not styles or trends. The assumptions of architecture are put aside in our design process.

 

We ask our clients to dream of what they would like, then strive to deliver beyond what our clients might imagine possible.

ARCHITECTURE
design development | construction documents | permit coordination |

bid coordination | consultant coordination | construction administration | project close-out| post occupancy

PLANNING
programming | feasibility studies | facility studies |

site selection/analysis | master planning | campus planning

INTERIOR DESIGN
space planning | interior architectural design | furniture, finishes & equipment selection/specification | art & plant selection | signage & graphics construction documents move coordination |

construction administration | post occupancy services 

SUSTAINABLE DESIGN
facility assessment studies | LEED certification | green building standards | green campus plans

PROJECT MANAGEMENT
cost estimating | scheduling | life cycle costing | constructability review | value engineering | project delivery strategy | construction management

BUILDING ENVELOPE SERVICES
building envelope analysis & assessment | moisture intrusion investigation energy analysis | code compliance | remedial design | bidding | construction administration | quality assurance | inspections/operations roof asset management programs

Design that Enhances Environment,
Community, and People's Lives

Our Mission

Thoughtful, collaborative design that sustains our community – built on a foundation of diversity and respect.

Our Vision

Our vision for the future is to provide architecture that is transformed by the power of collaboration and diversity.

Our Values

Our shared values at Rolluda Architects foster an environment built on open communication, support, trust, and teamwork.

We encourage our team members to be active participants and to express their unique and specific solutions for a given project’s goals. ​RAI's Values Mandala (below) illustrates our vision for the future and our mission. Through respect and our core values, we are able to achieve our mission.

RESPECT

core value – ‘true north’

INTEGRITY

commitment, responsible,

professionalism, transparent,

responsive

DIVERSITY

process, people, clients, and

their projects


 

mentoring + innovative + collaborative + quality +

family + fun 

SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY

community, environment

SUSTAINABLE

improvement, excellence, growth,

resilience, responsive

Video - "Living the Mandala Way"