Dedicated to great design, superior service, and sustainable approaches to architecture and design.



Woollen|Studio inc. is a dynamic, service oriented architecture firm located in Seattle, Washington, designing and working on a diverse range of projects, including commercial, residential, and institutional.  An authenticity found in simple design solutions and expressions of materiality are at the heart of our thought processes. We strive to create spaces that inspire, while encouraging interactions and community.  We work to provide sustainable solutions, by looking holistically at a project and it’s unique place, finding the best solution for each individual circumstance.


Carter Woollen, RA, LEED A|P

Carter Woollen has been working in Architecture for over 20 years, and brings an ability to organize diverse teams in order to solve the unique challenges that each project presents. He brings a creative sensibility to each project, and ability to see the objectives and challenges from the big picture down to the smallest details.  He brings an understanding and passion of the way buildings go together, and excels at finding unique solutions to difficult problems.   

He has been a guest critic for Architecture and Planning Studios at Georgia Tech and the University of Washington, and has taught Undergraduate level courses in Design and Architecture. 


University of Washington :: Commercial Real Estate Development Certificate Program

Georgia Institute of Technology :: Master of Architecture

Van Alen Competition First Prize | Research Assistant 

Georgia Institute of Technology :: Bachelor of Science|Architecture
Honors distinction | Paris Study Abroad Program | Fontainebleau Fellowship

Licensed in Washington, South Carolina, and Nevada.

Contact Us:

Location: 1501 Western Ave. Suite 200 :: Seattle, WA 98101
Phone: 206.443.6484









Making our client's goals and dreams a reality is our goal, first and foremost. Our process is motivated by superior service, attention to detail, and a rigorous commitment to great design.  We strive for clear, simple solutions to complex problems, found by listening closely, and thinking through all aspects of the problem. .