July 12, 2018

Suppourting our local schools: NBC10 Boston School supply drive

Tappé Architects donated armfuls of school supplies yesterday to local school children through NBC10 Boston’s “Supporting Our Schools” campaign. Our commitment to providing excellent learning environments […]
June 1, 2018

3D Renderings of new Tufts Library

With the approval of Design Development for the Tufts Library in Weymouth, the project now moves to Construction Documents.  Using a smartphone or VR device, you […]
April 12, 2018

Harvard University Graduate School of Design: The Future of Library Design

Led by Tappé Library Design Director Jeff Hoover, this class explores emerging models and evolving changes in library environments and how changes in service and information […]
April 3, 2018

Designing a public library for and with families

The following is an excerpt from the Global Family Research Project, who has highlighted our Fairfield Area Library project:  When three generations of the same family turned […]
March 16, 2018

Keene Public Library Groundbreaking Held

Nearly 20 years ago, Tappé Architects designed an expansion for Keene Public Library. Today ground broke on the next chapter – a new atrium entrance that […]
March 16, 2018

Edgartown Public Library Achieves LEED Silver Certifications

The new Tappé/Imrey Studio designed Edgartown Public Library has been awarded LEED Silver certification. The 3-winged space was designed to meet the unique challenges of its […]
March 16, 2018

Clyde Brown ES Groundbreaking Held

The new 90,000 Square foot CHPS anticipated facility is designed around a forward thinking educational plan with flexibility for the future. The key feature of the […]
March 16, 2018

A Tale of Two Libraries

What does it take to create not one, but two groundbreaking libraries – just miles away from each other but uniquely different in their designs and […]
March 16, 2018

Varina Area Library Receives 2 more awards

On the heels of winning the AIA/ALA Library Building Award, the BCWH/Tappé Architects designed Varina Area Library has been recognized not once more, but twice:   […]
March 16, 2018

Place & Pedagogy: Article coauthored by Tappé Principal Chris Blessen

The Fall 2017 edition of Learning by Design features an article on the recent Committee on Architecture for Education (CAE) Spring Conference in Portland, Oregon, coauthored […]
March 15, 2018

Tappé chosen to design new Tufts Library for Weymouth

The Town of Weymouth has hired Tappé Architects to refine the preliminary library design and propose updated concepts for the building’s interior layout and exterior architecture, […]
December 22, 2017

Cecil County MD Chooses Tappé/BCWH team to design new North East Branch Library

Cecil County Public Library Board of Trustees President Brig. Gen. Ken Wiggins and Cecil County Public Library Director Morgan Miller announced the selection of the architecture […]
August 23, 2017

Libraries Look to the Future: Jeff Hoover on NHPR

We look at how digital technology is challenging public libraries to redefine their role in the 21st century. While many still enjoy borrowing books, libraries are […]
April 11, 2017

Varina Library Receives National Design Award

The Varina Library in Henrico County, Virginia receives a national design award from the American Institute of Architects and American Library Association. The American Institute of […]
April 5, 2017

Principal Chris Blessen awarded AIA CAE Emerging Professional Scholarship

Principal Chris Blessen, has been awarded an AIA Committee on Architecture for Education Scholarship to attend the CAE Conference in Portland, Oregon. The conference will equip […]
November 9, 2016

Tuskegee Airmen christen Melrose High School Learning Commons at first public event in new space.

The newly renovated Learning Commons in the Melrose Middle/High School was the scene for a standing-room-only presentation by the Tuskegee Airmen on November 7,  the eve […]
October 27, 2016

Lunenburg HS Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

On Saturday, October 22, the new Lunenburg Middle/High School was dedicated. U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas, Superintendent of Schools Loxi Jo Calmes, and Board of Selectmen Chairman […]
August 22, 2016

Athol Public Library – Virtual Walk through

A new virtual walk through of the Athol Public Library has been uploaded. Click to view
May 23, 2016

Edgartown Public Library Grand Opening Celebration

Edgartown Public Library Grand Opening Celebration Saturday, June 25th, 12pm – 2pm Hosted by the Edgartown Library Board of Trustees
April 28, 2016

Varina Area Library Opening Ceremony June 1 at 6pm

Tappe Architects is excited to announce that the Varina Are Library will be opening soon. The 43,000-square-foot library is one of three recent projects our team has […]