Nick Noyes, FAIA Operating out of a converted warehouse in the Dogpatch/Potrero district of San Francisco, Nick Noyes Architecture has found a prominent place in the architectural community of the Bay Region and beyond.

Founded in 1992 this nationally and internationally published and award-winning firm concentrates on new residential construction and residential renovations. The firm is noted for consistently producing work that is both rich in formal clarity and expressive of the material nature of construction.

On all projects particular attention is paid to client satisfaction, an appropriate response to site and context and the inclusion of environmentally sensitive and sustainable methods. Nick Noyes Architecture is known for working creatively within tight budgets.

Extensive travel and residence abroad as well as an education on both the east and west coasts have equipped Nick Noyes to work creatively with a diverse clientele and a geographically varied set of commissions.

Nick Noyes received a Bachelor of Arts in Architecture from the University of California, Berkeley and a Masters of Architecture from Yale University. Nick is licensed in California and Delaware and is a member of the American Institute of Architects.


Nick Noyes was elevated to the AIA College of Fellow in 2019. Fellowship is the AIA's highest membership honor and recognizes recipients for exceptional work and contributions to architecture and society at the national level.

Along with his practice Nick has also taught architecture at the University of California, Berkeley and most recently as an Adjunct Professor at the California College of the Arts.

Collaborators Jeannie Aquilino

Yan Aung
Scott Baltimore
Tlaloc Calderon
Susana Chan
Guy Crims
Bryan Davis
Stacy Eisenmann
Manuela G. Estrada
Andrew Feldon
Steve Hegedus
Esteban Jauregui
Melanie Kaba
Pace McWay
Michael Perkins
Tara Santos
Shideh Shardar
Andrew Stolz
Melissa Szpik
Mark Tetrault
Sarah van Laanen
Luke Wendler
Sarah Willmer