“Architecture is not the picture, it’s the frame. Life is the picture.”
Silling Architects is a design-oriented architectural, planning, and interiors firm that is intensely committed to passionate service and a comprehensive response to our clients’ distinct needs. We are fascinated with the study of place and time, informing a design process that adds relevance and meaning to our client’s stories. We are a legacy architectural firm with beginnings back in 1902, decades of service to seven generations of Americans and showcase a rich variety of building types where we live, work, and play.
With award winning expertise in diverse and specialized markets nationwide, our goal is to inspire and empower the lives, neighborhoods, and communities that encounter our work.
Creative collisions yield the seed of an idea... and that is the very essence of our studio's planning services. It is the critical first step in the design process that helps cultivate a client's vision for their project, uncovering through careful analysis and spirited engagement a better understanding of site, building size, performance, function and budget.
Getting it right, in every detail, is at the core of what we do every day. It is an unwavering commitment to the people we serve to deliver innovative architecture, professionalism, and service. We believe in the power of engagement to produce successful projects that truly captures the vision and spirit of our clients, carefully evolving it from concept through completion, and beyond.
Steve Jobs once said "Design is not just what it looks like. Design is how it works." At Silling Architects, we truly believe interior architecture is central to how well a building functions, providing vast opportunities to enhance health, well-being, and productivity for its occupants.