wonder. reflect. design. build

We architects have a singular mission.

We architects help you our clients make your dreams and wonderings real. We accompany our clients together on the journey of designing and building those dreams. At the end of this creative journey awaits the beginning of living, using the new buildings, places and spaces we collaborated on and discovered together.

We seek clients who inspire us with their strong sense of mission, innovative businesses and commitment to taking care of the environment, building surrounding communities and taking care of their people by providing great resources to do exceptional things together. 

In turn, as architects we hope to inspire you with our far reaching creative insight coupled with years of practical field tested experience and knowledge. Because we architects combine together the fields of the arts, sciences, psychology, engineering, politics and planning we offer you a great deal of value. We integrate disparate ideas, unwieldy and yes sometimes impossible, inter-relationships into a seamless holistic experience and outcomes.

Our process 

We turn complexity, chaos and hard to reconcile design challenges and issues into singular wondrous experiences.

In design together, we help your dreams become reality by clarifying the uses of your spaces, their functions and inter-relationships, how your building relates to other buildings nearby and connect dynamically to your site creating a strong sense of place, of joyful community.  

We explore and find solutions on how your business and organizations may be re-imagined, reconfigured into new refreshed combinations helping take you forward to success in the years to come.

A new story

Along the way, we begin to create a new story together, a narrative full of rich possibilities in the emerging space and place design process.

We iterate. We prototype. We role play. We talk a lot, we sketch. We meet often and with great focus in this discovery process. We design ideas we don't like. We learn to let them go together finding the kernel of the idea or solutions to take forward to redesign. 

Together we sketch, we draw, we create three dimensional images and we make videos previewing how your building and spaces may work and inspire you. We find examples of materials, equipment and furniture which will help fulfill your dreams.

Cultivation

Together we work with you to cultivate a stronger more connected, healthier business and organization. We believe in applying collaborative design thinking to your toughest problems to help you build and sustain great work cultures. 

We bring a sharp focus on wellness and wellbeing in everything we do together. Physical building and interior design merely form the canvas upon which workers, work and workplace intersect and enrich.

We collaborate with you to find the right combination of materials, building systems, furniture, equipment, finishes and colors, signage and environmental graphics reinforcing your mission and brand; you can both afford today and enjoy for years and years to come without busting your operational budgets and your bottom line. 

Together we develop and enrich your design so we can learn about costs, practicality, durability and how everything fits or doesn't fit together with greater detail. With what we learn, we edit, we add, we subtract again until we get it right and then complete drawings and documents a builder or construction manager can further estimate and build from.  

We take care of our planet, engage and grow communities

Together in our work with you we care of our environment and our shared limited resources, leaving things better than when we found them for the next generation and generations to follow. With you we design durable, flexible, adaptable, agile buildings, spaces, and places so over time their usage and value grow over time rather than diminish. 

Ultimately, the end result is we help you our clients live, work, attend school, shop, worship and play better by design.  In short, we aim to help you thrive!

That is enough.  wonder. reflect. design. build.

Have we met yet? Perhaps we've met at an industry event, a social gathering or worked together? If so, feel free to connect with us here through our website through our contact us button, subscribe to receive regular insights on architecture, interiors, workplace design as well as news updates and information about special offers. 

When you send us that contact request, tell us what we share in common, if and how we met yet, and why you want to connect. Tell us who your favorite architect was when you were young and one special place and space which makes your wonder! 

We are always looking for inspiring clients, collaborators and partners. And, if you would like us to speak at your event or participate in a panel discussion 

Call me at 802-448-0056 or email me at steve@arocordisdesign.com.