A writer, lecturer, and award-winning designer, Craig Mutter, AIA, LEED AP BD+C joined CannonDesign’s Boston office on December 29, 2016 as Design Leader and Principal. Craig’s specialties include complex, carefully designed buildings with a focus on the transformations of historic structures, contexts, and cultural landscapes.
“Craig is well known in New England and beyond for his design aesthetic” said Lynne Deninger, CannonDesign’s Office Practice Leader. “He is the right addition at the right time to lead our design teams. Craig has been very successful repositioning older facilities. Our clients need this expertise to bring their portfolios into the 21st century.”
Craig is thrilled to be joining CannonDesign as he believes the firm offers him many areas for growth and design exploration, within its various typologies. His strengths of innovation in design, depth in tectonic materiality, and building repositioning will bring a fresh eye and perspective to the office and clients’ projects.
Craig joins CannonDesign with almost 30-years’ experience as an architect and design leader, most recently as principal at Machado Silvetti. A few of his recent projects include: The Center for Asian Art in the Dr. Helga Wall-Apelt Gallery of Asian Art at the Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota, FL; The North Towers Renovation and Expansion Project at the Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO; McNay Art Museum Master Plan, San Antonio, TX; Vietnamese-German University; New Model University Project in Ho Chi Minh City, Binh Duong Province, Vietnam; Renovations and Additions to the Bakalar and Paine Galleries at MassArt, Boston, MA; The Southampton Center, Southampton, NY; and, the Global Center for Academic and Spiritual Life at NYU, New York, NY.
Craig is a graduate of the University of Virginia School of Architecture and Harvard University Graduate School of Design.