Noll & Tam Architects is a Berkeley-based architecture and planning firm that designs distinct spaces and buildings that support strong communities and workplaces.
The firm has more than 30 staff creatively engaged in environmentally responsive design. Noll & Tam’s goal is to make significant contributions to our community through our work. Noll & Tam Architects’ work reflects a dedication to the particular people and places that make our projects unique. Christopher Noll and Janet Tam founded the firm in 1992 to establish a talented studio of architects that pursued the ideal of active community involvement and environmentally responsive design. Today, we have more than 30 creative and energetic staff members, including 16 LEED Accredited Professionals. Noll & Tam’s acclaimed work in the planning and design of libraries, universities and community college facilities, civic buildings, and office environments illustrates our commitment to the people and buildings that make for strong communities. Our clients find their vision realized and expanded by the firm’s careful attention to the integration of client objectives, end-user needs, and a creative exploration of the possibilities.