The award winning firm has enjoyed an expanding practice with a sound reputation, providing creative client- and environment-sensitive designs for new and renovated custom residential, institutional and commercial projects. The company’s philosophy is simply superior quality design: creative, resourceful, responsive design that blends sophisticated Swiss precision with American innovation. His distinctive style infuses every project. Mr. Mueller is noted for his use of vaulted spaces that maximize and enhance the visual connections between interiors and outdoor views/landscapes.
Rene Robert Mueller is Principal of Rene Robert Mueller Architect/Planner in
Riverdale, New York,
founded in 1988. Rene was born in Switzerland in 1953 and grew up in
Frauenfeld and Zurich.
In his 30+year career he has worked on prestigious assignments with reputable
clientele such as the Building Commission of the Archdiocese of New York. He
is known for both new construction and historical restoration for a wide
range of residential, commercial, resort, institutional, multifamily and
He is licensed and certified in NY, NJ, CT, FL, IL, VT, MD and DE is a member
of the AIA (American Institute of Architects), and the NCARB, and has been
awarded the LEED AP
He received a Bachelors’ degree (HTL-Hoehere Technische Lehre) in
Architecture and Engineering from the Abend Technikum Zurich in 1978. While
attending ATZ he worked with the esteemed architectural and historical
preservation firm German & Stulz in Zurich. There he helped plan the
renovation of Zurich’s landmark St. Peter’s Cathedral.
Rene relocated to California in 1978 and worked with Sandy & Babcock (now SB
Architects), a high- profile residential architectural firm where he helped
plan the well-known Kiawah Island Windswept in South Carolina.