"My passion is in sustainable design.
I am fascinated by the future of architecture as an art form utilising spatial landscapes and light to produce
a sense of wonder."
Gerry Rihs was until recently was the principal Architect heading up a diversified team committed to the delivery of sustainable high quality buildings that unify structure, order and integrity into a blended landscape with nature and all of her diversity and beauty.
Established in Sydney since 1979, RIHS are award winning architects. RIHS Architects have an honoured long term reputation of high achievement using latest technology and management systems to support outstanding individual projects and lifestyle commitments.
Our experience confims that design is a powerful artform that can be shaped to fit all our clients vision utilising our extened team of the latest multidisiplinary specialists. Sensitive to the issues of sustainablitly and energy saving RIHS' projects display both originality and scope of technological innovation satisying residential as well as commercial craftmanship.
Gerry is now working on his own in Northern NSW as a design consultant to clients with specialised needs in innovation and other property matters.
We are participatory designers forming strong team relationships with clients, contractors and other professionals, drawing the best from all participants to address unique characteristics of each project.
We are long range designers anticipating change and creating places to adapt to our evolving society.
We are pragmatic designers that create builidngs that fulfill both function as well as aesthetic and psychological needs of the human spirit.
We are committed to quality striving at all times for excellence in the places we create, persons we employ and clients we serve.
There is no luck involved as we are dedicated with an exceptional track record and committed to maintaining it.
We take our clients satisfaction personally creating enduring client relationships built on integrity and respect. We empathise with our clients and seek to understand their motivation prior to begining any project.
We create value through good design by distilling compex issues to formulate ideas and clear strategies, where value excedes cost of our services. By defining and achieving our project goals we enhance our clients performance and the value of investment with us.
We improve our communities and our environment by our intention for goodwill shaping our communities and our environment in harmony with natural design. Offering our clients enduring forms where people live their lives our responsibilities extend beyond each client and the completion and satisfaction of their assignments.
We measure the value of our efforts against the enhancement of the human spirit in the places we create.
RIHS Architects "We design great places"