Sam Batchelor, AIA
designLAB Architects
Principal in Charge for MIT Theater Arts Building

Sam Batchelor is a partner at designLAB architects and his work is founded in a responsibility to the importance of craft and community. He maintains a hands-on involvement in designLAB’s projects from schematic design through construction and post-occupancy. Sam is an artful communicator, facilitating collaboration between the design team, client group, engineers, and contractors to ensure the successful completion of each project under his supervision. As partner, Sam's leadership and spirit help shape the work and culture of designLAB. 

Sam founded and directs the MassArt Community/Build Studio, and co-founded the BAC furniture design studio. Sam served as president of the Board of Directors for the Community Design Resource Center - a non-profit dedicated to bringing pro-bono design services to under-served clients. Sam's collaborative spirit and patient manner are only a few of the qualities that embolden him as both architect and mentor.

Sam Batchelor, AIA, Partner
designLAB Achitects
Principal in Charge for MIT Theater Arts Building
(617) 350-3005
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