September 13, 2018

New Weymouth Tufts Library 3D rendered Flythroughs and Flyover  
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 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

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:   […]
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 […]
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 […]
April 13, 2016

Maynard High School – CHPS Verified Leader

Maynard High School – one of only a few CHPS Verified Leader in Massachusetts – was selected as a case study and the venue for the […]
February 25, 2016

What does it take to build a new library?

Erving, Greenfield, other towns look to Athol’s shiny new example. What does it take to build a new library?
February 3, 2016

Tappé Renovates 1951 Quonset hut for use by the “BugeyeGuy”

While Tappe Architects traditionally works with public clients on substantial civic and educational projects, occasionally our passions cause us to direct our skills in other directions. […]
December 9, 2015

Libbie Mill Library Opening

Libbie Mill Library opened October 29, 2015. The nearly 60,000-square-foot, three-story building has six study rooms, two larger conference meeting rooms, and several collaboration spaces. Sleek […]
December 5, 2015

Fairport Library Grand Opening Ceremony – Saturday December 5th

Take a walk-through of the just-completed renovation of the Fairport Library in Fairport Village, NY. Shortly before the grand opening on December 5th, the friends of […]
July 22, 2015

Athol Library – Being Juried for 2015 WAN Sustainable Buildings Award Sustainable Buildings 2015

The WAN AWARDS Sustainable Buildings category is a major international competition as part of our ‘Excellence in Design’ series by sector for 2015. WAN is looking […]
April 26, 2015


Design work continues for the renovation plans for the 20,000-square-foot 21st- Century Learning Commons at the Melrose High School.  The new Learning Commons will transform the […]
April 23, 2015

Galvin Middle School Ribbon Cutting

The new Galvin Middle School in Wakefield celebrated its opening in November at the Town’s ribbon-cutting ceremony. At the  invitation of the Wakefield Permanent Building Committee Principal […]