/ Approach

Boston architecture firm
dedicated to offering
clients a high level of
design and services, providing
creative architectural solutions
on time & within budget.

We work collaboratively with the client and stakeholders to translate our clients’ aspirations into imaginative architectural solutions, attacking complex programs, mastering difficult schedules and limited budgets. Uncovering hidden opportunities and converting shortcomings into advantages are how we add the most value for a client.

Our standard specification is LEED compliant. Environmental responsibility and “best use” principles are important elements of our practice. We actively engage the full design team (structural, mechanical, lighting, landscape, civil, cost control, environmental, and specialty consultants), the client, and the contractor from beginning to end, to achieve creative, sustainable, cost-effective, and well-managed projects.

We define context broadly. Our definition includes institutional, architectural, historic, urban, and environmental aspects. This calls for developing a contemporary architectural response to each building project in an intentional manner and not resorting to stylistic pastiche or historical formulas.

Each new situation requires a new architecture

Jean Nouvel


/ Practice Areas

“you can use an eraser
on the drafting table,
or a sledgehammer
on the construction site.”

frank lloyd wright

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/ Projects

“I am as much interested
in the smallest detail
as in the whole structure.”

marcel breuer



/ People

“Coming together
is a beginning;
Keeping together
is progress;
Working together
is success.”

henry ford

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Scott PayettePrincipal

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Olivia WiktorDesign Intern

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Alex MelvinAssociate

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Dimitri Chief Morale Officer

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Sayem KhanArchitect

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Justin BrazierArchitectural Associate

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Wyly BrownCollaboarator: LBGO Architekten


/ Project Updates

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

frank gehry

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“But the biggest stroke of genius was Scott Payette Architects’ solution for the facility’s HVAC units … they housed them in Super Mario Bros.-style green tubes.”

University Business Magazine

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“The team’s green rehabilitation efforts realized not only environmentally sustainable goals, but also economically sustainable ones.”

Reduce, Reuse, Rehab

Architectural Trust
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“…one of those small gems of architecture that too often go unnoticed.”

The Boston Sunday Globe

Robert Campbell
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“UD’s new Esports Arena gives students a chance to get in on the glory of competitive gaming while preparing graduates for a rich assortment of real-world jobs.”

University of Delaware Magazine

Eric Ruth


/ Contact

Our Studio

The Distillery, Third Level
516 East 2nd St, Suite 308
South Boston, MA 02127

Questions & Consultations

+1 (617) 524 5200

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