Sustainable architecture in the Pacific Northwest focusing on commercial, wineries, transit, higher education, residential, historic restoration, and adaptive reuse.

Waterleaf Architecture is composed of talented, hands-on architects and designers dedicated to creating smart, sustainable buildings and interiors that reflect our communities. For over 60 years, Waterleaf has cultivated relationships with our clients throughout the Pacific Northwest, working jointly to create innovative, elegant design solutions in historic, higher education, healthcare, community, and commercial sectors.

We are committed to our community and the environment. We are a certified B-Corporation, using business as a force for good and translating our values into practice. We use the associated metrics to create a framework for our participation in the community; justice, equity, diversity and inclusion goals; and our commitment to sustainability. 
 
We believe in creating inspiring spaces that help you express your values in your design. 

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We are problem solvers. We bring a diverse skill set that develops solutions to provide careful and creative interpretations of space. Our approach is first to observe and then design from the inside out, focusing on the purpose and use of the space, and create an economical, efficient, sustainable, and compelling atmosphere that supports the stakeholder’s vision.  

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