Atelier et Alia was launched in September 2016 by cofounders Christina Marsh and Kristen Giannattasio, and builds upon their combined 35+ years of experience at award-winning firms in Boston and San Francisco. A selection of the projects that form their collective experience is listed below. They are diverse in typology and scale, demonstrating et Alia’s agility in design, problem solving, and project delivery.


Brown University Stephen Robert ’62 Campus Center Providence RI (Schwartz/Silver Architects)
Cornell University Kimball Hall Renovation Ithaca NY (Payette Associates)
Cornell University Olin Hall UO Lab Ithaca NY (Payette Associates)

Dana Hall School Student Center Wellesley MA (Schwartz/Silver Architects)
Live Oak School Recreation Space San Francisco CA (Studio Bondy Architecture)
Marin Academy Athletic Field Renovation Marin CA (Studio Bondy Architecture)
Sacramento Country Day School White Rock Campus Masterplan Sacramento CA (Studio Bondy Architecture)
Silicon Valley Preschool Campus San Jose CA (Studio Bondy Architecture)
Williams College Science Center Expansion Williamstown MA (Payette Associates)


The Frick Art + Historical Center: Car + Carriage Museum Pittsburgh PA (Schwartz/Silver Architects)
The Frick Art + Historical Center: Orientation Center Pittsburgh PA (Schwartz/Silver Architects)
MLK Interpretive Center Davenport IA (Merge Architects)
Phillips Library Peabody Essex Museum Salem MA (Schwartz/Silver Architects)
San Francisco Public Library North Beach Branch (Leddy Maytum Stacy Architects)


ARUP San Francisco CA (Leddy Maytum Stacy Architects)
‘Global Technology Company’ Cambridge MA (Merge Architects)

Residential, Multi-Family

Allston Residences Allston MA (Merge Architects)
Dockside Residences Hyannis MA (Merge Architects)
Parcel Studies for The City of Boston’s Department of Neighborhood Development Boston MA (Atelier et Alia)

Residential, Single Family

Back Bay Residence Boston MA (Office dA)
Cape Cod Vacation House East Dennis MA (Schwartz/Silver Architects)
Condominum Residence Newton MA (Atelier et Alia)
Lakeside House Framingham MA (Kristen Giannattasio + Tali Buchler)
Rubber House Massachusetts (Office dA)
Kitchen + Bath Renovations Various Clients (Atelier et Alia)
Real Estate Renovation + Investments Natick and Framingham (Fix Properties)

Hospitality + Restaurant/Food Service

Poshtel Boston MA (Merge Architects)
Blue Room Cafe + Servery Brown University Providence RI (Schwartz/Silver Architects)
HTTP Cafe + Servery Cambridge MA (Merge Architects)
Noodle Bar Poshtel Boston MA (Merge Architects)
Upper Crust Pizzeria Boston MA (Office dA)


Design Museum Boston Design for Dining (Payette Associates)
Immaterial|Ultramaterial Harvard University (Kristen Giannattasio + Heather Walls)
Re.AD TrashFashions Fashion Show, SoWA Boston (Kristen Giannattasio + Tali Buchler)
Tensegrity in Rope Sci Arc (Office dA)

Furniture Packages

Bistro $100,000 Furniture Package (Merge Architects)
The Frick Orientation Center $100,000 Furniture Package (Schwartz/Silver Architects)
Global Technology Company $1,000,000 Furniture Package (Merge Architects)