Hospitality Architecture

 

Allegretti Architects, Santa Fe, New Mexico

Interior view representing hospitality architecture by Allegretti Architects in Santa Fe, New Mexico

 

Casapueblo Inn, by Allegretti Archiects in Santa Fe, New Mexico
Casapueblo Inn, Santa Fe, New Mexico

“I don’t want to be interesting. I want to be good.”
–Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

“Less is more.”
–Ludwig Mies van der Rohe

“Less is a bore.”
–Robert Venturi

“Copiers do not collaborate.”
–Antonio Gaudi

“Architecture should speak of its time and place, but yearn for timelessness.”
–Frank Gehry

“Form follows function.”
–Louis Sullivan

“Control is the wrong word. The practice is very much about sharing, and, in any creative practice, some individuals, whether partners or directors, are much closer to certain projects than I could ever be.”
–Norman Foster

“Architects are pretty much high-class whores. We can turn down projects the way they can turn down some clients, but we’ve both got to say yes to someone if we want to stay in business.”
–Philip Johnson

“Architecture is the art of how to waste space.”
–Philip Johnson

“One of our theories is that one can offset this excessive compulsion toward the spectacular with a return to simplicity.”
–Rem Koolhaas

“A great architect is not made by way of a brain nearly so much as he is made by way of a cultivated, enriched heart.”
–Frank Lloyd Wright

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For twenty years, Allegretti’s firm of Santa Fe architects has created distinctive residential and commercial architecture in Northern New Mexico.