Architects + Designers
Luke Trujillo is the principal architect and owner of TruLinea Architects Inc. His studies in architecture include a Master of Architecture from the University of Colorado at Denver, and a Bachelor of Environmental Design from CU Boulder. Early training as an apprentice architect was gained at a number of design offices in Denver, San Diego, Los Angeles, and Telluride.
Mr. Trujillo’s history in Telluride includes the designing, and construction of over thirty-five projects; residential, mixed-use, and commercial. Luke is passionate about design, and finds inspiration through nature.
Although static in nature, architecture has the power to evoke the unmeasurable trigger of emotion. With influences from the industrial revolution era of cars, motorcycles and machines in general, creating something that captures the soul is something Narcis Tudor strives for.
Shift Architects has been practicing architecture in the Telluride area for over 10 years, focusing on quality, detail and personal service. Kris is driven by a passion for finely crafted living spaces, light, natural materials, and the awareness of the sustainability challenges facing the built environment today.
Local architect, Peter Sante, who grew up in Telluride, returned to town after receiving a Bachelor of Architecture degree from the University of Oregon, to establish his own firm, Sante Architects in 2004. His work in the region includes projects large and small, but one of his favorite things about living in a National Historic Landmark District is the work he has done to remodel and restore many of Telluride’s most beloved buildings. He lives in a beautiful historic home in town with his wife and two children.
Max is the founding principal of [STRANG] Architecture, a Miami-based firm acclaimed for its site-specific and climate-driven designs. Through his work and discourse, Strang has consistently underscored the ongoing relevance and importance of regional modernism to an international audience. In 2016, he was elected to the prestigious College of Fellows of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and in 2013 he received the Silver Medal from the Miami Chapter of the AIA, the highest honor the organization can bestow. Strang is a graduate of the University of Florida and Columbia University. Prior to establishing his own firm, he worked in the architecture offices of Gene Leedy, SHoP Architects and Zaha Hadid.
one architects firm philosophy grows from the seed belief that we are all one - people, animals, plants, the earth and beyond.
GOOD DESIGN: Incorporating abundant natural light, passive solar heating, view oriented spaces, human proportions, healthy materials and humor are a few of the elements we apply when realizing this conviction in the built environment. Recognizing the profound effect we all have on the world around us, we work to integrate this principle of oneness in our architecture.
Since founding one of Telluride’s earliest continuously operating retail stores, ZiaSun, Barbara MacIntire now heads one of Telluride’s most successful full-service interior design firms with her daughter, Paige. Barbara has a natural gift for creating timeless, interesting, and comfortable environments. Paige is a natural at multitasking with an amazing attention to detail and an uncanny ability to assume multiple duties from project to project. Together, Barbara and Paige create interior spaces as personal and unique as the clients they work with, reflecting individual lifestyles and personalities to produce distinctive and personal homes.
Architect George Greenbank has contributed to the built environment of Telluride since 1971. George’s interest in history and Telluride’s place in history continue to guide his life. He appreciates the opportunity to participate in events such as Art + Architecture Weekend, the Telluride Historical Museum, the Wilkinson Library and the Telluride Elks Lodge #692.
Charged with creative energy and eager to push boundaries, Sefra approaches interior design as a true art form. She believes that interior design has a tremendous influence on people in their everyday lives. Sefra is dedicated to consistently delivering a unique environment that exhibits vibrancy and sophistication. She aims to take interiors to a higher level while sustaining the essence of their functionality. Sefra’s design philosophy is to portray grace, elegance and charm, with the intent to inspire anyone who enters one of her spaces.
Tweed is a full service interior design studio and boutique located in Telluride.Victoria Crawford and Robyn Shaw offer a fresh, chic style, paying close attention to architectural elements, while incorporating art, texture, color, and light to achieve an eclectic and unique outcome for each client. Victoria’s art education and Robyn’s urban experience create balance that perfectly translates their design statement. Similar styles that complement each other, as well as professional and dynamic methods, guarantee success and satisfaction amid all their clients.
Specializing in Interior Architecture and Design Services, Studio Frank operates out of a unique showroom, located at Townsend Street and Depot Avenue. This modern building, designed by renowned architect Henry Smith Miller, houses the design offices and retail space. Frank and her design team have completed numerous residential and commercial projects in Telluride, Aspen, Denver, NYC, LA and Houston. The firm offers several phases of design services, customized for each Client’s needs. Studio Frank’s inspiration comes from “ life, earth, raw materials, old objects, new ideas, and beauty.”
Interior designer and owner. Cari has hand selected Mary's work to contribute to the beautiful modern and clean design.
Kate always keenly sensed the world around her, but as she matured she recognized her sense manifesting as an intrinsic emotional response to the way the world and design FEELS. Through her work, Kate stirs your senses and gives you the opportunity to express your true self. Innovation and application are just as important to her as is the technical skill necessary to the creative process. Her inspirations range from architecture and stone encountered during her travels, to the curves of a root winding across the path in the mountains - or the shape of a vein through skin.
Frannie Aura, founder of New Leaf Design, is all about flowers...inside and out. Her love for flowers took root outside in her garden design background; and reached it's full potential as she began to work inside with floral arrangements and full service event design. Frannie and her team are designing amazing events in Colorado and across the country.