What makes buildings high-performance?

Understanding what people need their building to do

Expertise in the art and craft of architecture

Design skill based on vision, teamwork and experience

We bring cohesion to the process of turning ideas

into functional, well-made buildings.

Mike Sealander, AIA, Maine Licensed Architect

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The Firm

Sealander Studio LLC, dba Sealander Architects, is an eastern Maine architecture and  design  consulting firm. We are located in Ellsworth, Maine. The firm is owned by Robyn Sealander, AIA NCARB, and was incorporated in Maine in 2001. We are distinctive with our blend of design rigor, construction experience, pragmatic problem-solving, and dedication to providing a high level of client service.

Mission and Vision

Our vision is an eastern Maine culture and economy supported by cost-effective, forward-looking, high-performance buildings. Our mission is to team with facility owners and contractors as the architect best able to execute integrated project delivery in the construction of high performance buildings.

Practice Areas

Sealander Architects has strengths in: the design of public K-12 and private secondary education facilities, state and municipal government facilities, not-for-profit organization facilities, health care facilities, residential home design and science/research laboratory facilities.

Project Delivery

We are Maine's most experienced Building Information Modeling architecture firm. We can deliver projects using design-bid-build, design-build, CM at Risk, negotiated contract and integrated project delivery (IPD). We are at the forefront in using practical experience and software tools to design high performance buildings.

Geographic Area

We are located in Ellsworth, Maine, halfway between Bangor and Bar Harbor, and near Acadia National Park. Our primary geographic area is Central and Downeast Maine. Our architecture projects range from Buxton and Westbrook in Southern Maine to Calais and Eastport in Eastern Maine.

Regional Presence

We are members of the Blue Hill Peninsula Chamber of Commerce, Bangor Area Chamber of Commerce, Ellsworth Area Chamber of Commerce, Maine chapter of the American Institute of Architects, Maine chapter of ASHRAE, and Maine Development Foundation. We are active in the Ellsworth Noontime Rotary, Girl Scouts of Maine, Brooklin School Committee/ School Union 76, and the Brooklin Youth Corps.