Who We Are  |  thoughtful + collaborative + diverse + respectful

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  |  communicate + listen + collaborate + respond

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.

design development | construction documents | permit coordination

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

programming | feasibility studies | facility studies

site selection/analysis | master planning | campus planning

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

construction administration | post occupancy services 

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

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

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  |  being the best we can be

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.

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core value – ‘true north’


commitment, responsible,

professionalism, transparent,



process, people, clients,

and their projects


mentoring + innovative + collaborative + quality +

family + fun 


community, environment


improvement, excellence, growth,

resilience, responsive

Video - "Living the Mandala Way"

Giving Back  |  as part of rolluda architects' core values we strive to give back and support local causes

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