January 29, 2016

Richard Riveire, AIA

Richard Riveire, courtesy of Rottet Studio.

: Rottet Studio.

Location : Los Angeles, CA.

Honors : Interior Design Best of Year Awards; CODAawards.

Bio : Richard Riveire is a design professional with more than 30 years of experience shaping modern hospitality and corporate interior environments. With long-time partner Lauren Rottet, he has built one of the most respected interior architecture firms in the world. Mr. Riveire’s professional experience includes work with 3D/International in Houston and with both the Houston and Los Angeles offices of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill. In 1990, Riveire joined Keating Mann Jernigan Rottet as a Founding Principal. The firm merged with Daniel, Mann, Johnson, & Mendenhall (DMJM) in 1994. Prior to joining Rottet Studio in 2008, Richard Riveire headed the West Coast interiors practice of DMJM Rottet.

As Principal, Mr. Riveire leads the West Coast and Asia practices of Rottet Studio. He approaches projects with a deep understanding of the process of creating workplace and hospitality environments that visually reflect the culture and brand of the client. He has been responsible for a number of high profile projects including the headquarters for United Talent Agency and two new Presidential Bungalows at the iconic Beverly Hills Hotel. His extensive corporate interiors portfolio includes numerous award-winning projects such as the renovation of the Team Disney headquarters building on the studio lot in Burbank, Morrison Foerster’s west coast headquarters in San Francisco, Broadcom’s Irvine headquarters Campus and the Steele Creek luxury residential high-rise in Denver.

Mr. Riveire has extended his unique vision to the design of award-winning furniture and products. In addition to the popular Attache’series of case goods for Halcon, on which he teamed with Lauren Rottet, Mr. Riveire’s product collections include the Lineal seating series for Halcon, Manele and Sterling lounge seating and table collections for Martin Brattrud, and the elegant Tableau case goods collection for Steelcase Wood Furniture.

Completed Projects :

Babes in Toyland: Mattel’s California Design Center By Rottet Studio

Shore to Ship: Welcome Aboard the Viking Star Cruise Liner by Rottet Studio

Long Live the Pink Palace: Lauren Rottet Renovates Beverly Hills Hotel’s Famed Bungalows

On Location: United Talent Agency Offices By Rottet Studio

2013 BOY Winner: Large Media Office

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