Coates Design Architects is a 14-person architectural firm. The team provides professional design services for residential, commercial, civic and healthcare projects throughout the United States. Services include architecture, programming and planning, interior design, feasibility studies and sustainable design.
Team members with backgrounds in design, construction and the fine arts work together to transform complex design challenges into elegant solutions. Coates Design Architects works hand-in-hand with clients to ensure their goals, desires and specifications are met. Our clients have extremely high design standards, and we?re constantly evolving, refining and improving our work process to meet and exceed those expectations.
The firm?s managing partner, Matthew Coates, achieved international acclaim by winning the ?Cradle to Cradle (C2C)? Home Design Competition. Matthew brings positive energy to the team that promotes creativity. He is forward-thinking, focusing on where architecture and sustainable design are heading ? using technology to encourage the most versatile use of energy and materials.
The core values of the firm are based on simple principles and strategies: do the right thing, take the long-term view and create designs that benefit the environment, the economy and the community. We believe that better design leads to better living. We seek to create buildings that not only do no harm? but also have a positive impact on the environment and the people who use them.
Projects include: the Bainbridge Island Museum of Art, Harrison Urgent Care Facility, Olympic Medical Center Oncology Building, S?Klallam Tribe Youth Center and numerous award winning residential projects including one of the first LEED Platinum homes in Washington State.