About

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Studio Shea embraces a collaborative approach. We welcome unique backgrounds and expertise to complement our process from concept through completion. Our focus is to create enduring design that sensibly responds to the built, natural and social environment.

Justin Shea - Founding Principal
Justin is a designer, architect, and builder. His aesthetic and technical precision were honed in Rhode Island while working in his fathers glass shop, repairing motorcycles and experimenting with sculptural form. Craft and ingenuity remain central to his creative process.

Justin's work has received awards and international recognition in the US, Canada, England and Japan. He has lectured in the US and Europe and has been an invited critic at Columbia University, MIT, Massachusetts College of Art, Wentworth Institute of Technology and New York Institute of Technology.   

Prior to founding Studio Shea, Justin was a Project Manager at Snøhetta where he led innovative projects throughout North America. He is a licensed architect in the State of New York and received his Masters of Architecture from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Bachelors of Fine Arts from the Massachusetts College of Art and Design.