Ross Chapin

Ross Chapin Architects

Ross Chapin

Ross Chapin Architects

Biography

Ross Chapin, Ross Chapin Architects, FAIA is an architect and community planner based on Whidbey Island, WA, and author of Pocket Neighborhoods: Creating Small Scale Community in a Large Scale World. Since 1996, Ross has partnered in developing seven pocket neighborhoods in the Puget Sound region—small groupings of homes around a shared commons—and has designed dozens of communities for developers across North America. Among current work are communities for multi-generations, elders and mentally disabled, and whole neighborhoods with connected pocket neighborhood clusters. His built projects and innovative ideas have received international media coverage, professional peer review and national design awards, and are shifting the thinking of homebuyers, builders and policy makers. 

 

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