Scott Allen Architecture(206) 780-1122

Offices in Seattle & Bainbridge Island, WA | Serving clients worldwide

Professional Profile

Scott Allen, AIA

Architect Scott Allen, AIA, is a native of Washington and has award-winning modern residential designs for individual homes and communities in the Pacific Northwest and Asia. 

Professional Experience

  • 2009 to present Scott Allen Architecture, Principal
  • 1985 to 2009 Olson Sundberg Kundig Allen Architects, Principal
  • 1984 to 1985 Ibsen Nelsen & Associates, Architects and Planners
  • 1982 to 1984 Raleigh Design Group, Los Angeles

Selected Projects

  • Harrison Street Residence, Issaquah, WA
  • Shek-O Residence, Hong Kong SAR, China
  • Courtyard House, Blaine, WA
  • Candela Hotel and Residences Concept Design, Seattle, WA
  • Horizon at Semiahmoo, Blaine, WA
  • Saratoga Passage Retreat, Langley, WA
  • Olele Point Residence, Port Ludlow, WA
  • Calkins Point Residence, Mercer Island, WA
  • The Aerie Residence, Mt. Charleston, Nevada
  • Zhongkai Sheshan Villas, Shanghai, China
  • Seattle University School of Law, Seattle, WA
  • Eastmont Senior Housing and Professional Offices Master Plan, East Wenatchee, WA
  • Presentation Center, Horizon at Semiahmoo, Blaine, WA
  • Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA (executive architect in collaboration with Antoine Predock Architect, Albuquerque, NM)
  • U.S. Coast Guard Pier 36 Renovations, Seattle, WA
  • Pratt Fine Arts Center Concept Plan, Seattle, WA
  • Cliff House, Gig Harbor, WA
  • Bear Park Residence, Woodinville, WA
  • Gig Harbor Heritage Center Concept Plan, Gig Harbor, WA
  • Washington State History Museum, Tacoma, WA (executive architect in collaboration with Moore/Andersson Architects, Austin TX)
  • Christ Residence, Bellevue, WA
  • Albrecht Residence, Bainbridge Island, WA
  • Albrecht Condominium, Seattle, WA
  • One Carillon Point Condominiums, Kirkland, WA
  • Overlake Park Presbyterian Church, Bellevue, WA
  • St. Barnabas Episcopal Church Master Plan, Bainbridge Island, WA
  • Museum of Flight, Seattle, WA
  • The Clise Mansion Visitors Center, Redmond, WA
  • Simons Residence at 98 Union, Seattle, WA
  • Allen Residence, Bainbridge Island, WA
  • Sammamish Hills Lutheran Church Master Plan, Sammamish, WA
  • Applied Physics Laboratory Expansion, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
  • Washington Park Residence, Seattle, WA
  • Residence at 163 East 64th Street, New York, NY
  • Renovations to Beekman Place Townhouse, New York, NY
  • Offices for Spanish International Network, New York, NY
  • Dirtyface Cabin, Lake Wenatchee, WA
  • Renovations to Foster Avenue Residence, Sayville, NY
  • Westwood Marquis Hotel Expansion Master Plan, Los Angeles, CA
  • Renovations to the Playboy Building, West Hollywood, CA
  • Princeton Green Housing Master Plan, Wenatchee, WA
  • Renovation to Beach Road Residence, Capistrano Beach, CA


  • University of Washington, Graduate Design Studio, Fall,1999
  • University of Washington, Graduate Thesis Juries
  • University of Oregon, Graduate Thesis Juries



  • American Institute of Architects (Seattle Chapter)


  • President of the Board of Trustees, Arcade Magazine, 2008
  • Vice-President of the Board of Trustees, Arcade Magazine, 2007
  • Advisory Board, Colloquium, 2007 – 2008
  • Arcade magazine, Board Member 2005-2010
  • Bainbridge Island Arts & Humanities, Public Art Committee Board Member 2004-2007


Washington, 1988
Member, National College of Architectural Registration Boards


  • Master of Architecture, University of Pennsylvania 1982
  • Bachelor of Arts, University of Washington 1980