Red Dot Studio

Nova Scotia Redux

Inspired by the homeowner’s childhood in Nova Scotia a family of four sought to transform the home where they started their family into a roomier and more light filled version.

Bernal Heights, San Francisco

At 17’-1” interior stud to interior stud, we had a saying at this Bernal Heights home: Every inch counts.

Studio Montessori

Studio Montessori is an international school in the San Francisco design district welcoming infants, toddlers, and preschoolers.

Dogpatch, San Francisco

A historic Pelton Cottage was almost completely destroyed by a fire in 2013. Into this near blank slate we designed a “house within a house”.


Periodic thoughts, general musings and random observations.

What’s in a name?

Red dots are ubiquitous from a Bindi to a sold sign for artwork. Each one a simple “solution” to complex requirements.

Accessory Buildings

Accessory buildings are fun to design. They have all the attributes of a real building but are often far more open-ended.

Pet Camp

Pet Camp has been a long term client. Take a peek at Pet Camp past and present.