Every community hopes for a strong tomorrow, and we help realize these aspirations. Creating environments & places that positively affect a person’s experience is a responsibility that we bear with joy and approach with passion. Our commitment is to improve communities, not just design great buildings.

By working together to craft places for thinking, learning, doing and being, we help our clients build a stronger community. The unique character of each location shines through in our designs: Your story is told through buildings created with your community in mind.

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 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 […]
April 27, 2016

Christopher Blessen is Promoted to Principal

Tappe Architects is delighted to announce that Chris Blessen has been promoted to Principal effective January 1, 2016. Chris has been a project manager on some […]
April 27, 2016

Matthew Barnhart is Promoted to Associate

Tappe Architects is pleased to announce that Matthew Barnhart has been promoted to Associate effective April 1st 2016. Matt has been a valuable part of the […]
October 19, 2015

Jeffrey Hoover Appointed to Awards Committee

Jeffrey Hoover Principal at Tappé Architects has accepted a two-year appointment to the American Library Association’s Library Buildings Awards Committee.
February 23, 2015

2014 Library Journal Design Institute Boston

Tappe Principal Jeff Hoover participated in panel discussions at this year’s Library Journal Design Institute Boston, as well as led an extensive live design charrette for […]