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In late January, construction started on the girls dormitory compound at Milembe Secondary School.  We spent most of February on site in Tanzania, helping the crew interpret the designs and continuing to develop plans for the site.  With Africa Schoolhouse founders Aimee and Mark Bessire, we also met with officials from Misungwi District and with… Read more »

Construction has begun on the third phase of the Milembe School for Girls in Iteja, Tanzania by non-profit Africa Schoolhouse in cooperation with the Misungwi District, and we will be joining Aimee and Mark Bessire and the construction crew for the month of February.  The self-sufficient dormitory compound will include housing, showers and latrines for… Read more »

Zaguan, Georgia O’Keeffe House & Studio, Abiquiú, NM  (Scattergood Design)   The Georgia O’Keeffe Museum has engaged a multi-disciplinary team, led by Pamela W. Hawkes FAIA of Scattergood Design and Michael C. Henry PE AIA of Watson & Henry Associates, to develop a comprehensive Conservation Assessment for the Home and Studio of the American modern… Read more »

  Scattergood Design’s entry in the Maine Mass Timber Design Competition was among 15 boards on display at the Maine Mass Timber Conference at the University of Maine in Orono on October 11, 2018.   The program and site for this year’s ideas competition was a four-season Wilderness Lodge—providing meals and lodging to backcountry hikers, bikers,… Read more »

Change Over Time 7.2—focused on Design in the Historic Environment—has launched!  Print copies are en routeto subscribers and digital copies are accessible through Project Muse,  Reuters Web of Science, and EBSCO Art and Architecture among others. Pamela Hawkes, as Professor of Practice in Historic Preservation at PennDesign, served as Guest Editor with an ensemble of contributors representing… Read more »

When we completed renovation and expansion of the Patten Free Library in 1998 (Scott as Principal in Charge with TFH Architects and Pamela as Principal in charge of the renovation of the historic building with Ann Beha Architects), public libraries rarely provided separate spaces for teens.  In the past twenty years, books and other library… Read more »

The second University of Pennsylvania Praxis at Powderham Castle took place in May on the river Exe in England.  Pamela, Penn colleagues Laura Keim and Frank Matero and graduate assistants Starr Herr Cardillo and Elizabeth Trumbull guided ten first year graduate students in the Historic Preservation Program through three weeks of investigation. This year, the focus… Read more »

Indoor riding arena, courtesy of Carlisle Academy Nick and Sarah Armentrout’s home at their Spring Creek Farm in Lyman, Maine was featured in a recent issue of Maine Home and Design.  In 2008, Scott designed the 11,000 square foot indoor arena to support the Equest Therapeutic Riding Center, which they founded at the farm in… Read more »

Falmouth Contemporary

March 6 2018

A contemporary approach to suburban living is taking shape on Foreside Road in Falmouth. The new interpretation on traditional forms and planning has been developed by Scattergood Design for Michael Banks and Luke Morong of Dogfish Properties.  The tall, traditional gable end faces the main road, with massing that matches the scale of surrounding homes… Read more »

Image copyright Scattergood Design   “Main Stay, Rockland” in a recent issue of The Maine Magazine features an interview with owner and client Cabot Lyman.  You can find it at