Gary Johnson, AIA

Principal

Gary Johnson applies his versatility as an architect and urban designer to a wide range of projects at Cambridge Seven Associates. With a Masters from Harvard's Graduate School of Design, and undergraduate degrees from the Rhode Island School of Design and Wentworth Institute of Technology, Mr. Johnson's interest in urban design is utilized on projects in the United States and abroad. Working with diverse C7A clients including developers, hospitality corporations, colleges, private schools, city planners and airport authorities, he has a particular strength in helping his clients communicate their goals to the agencies, residents, donors and others concerned with the evolution of their projects. He is currently serving as the Lead Architect for the Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences, One Dalton, Boston and the 30 Dalton Residences in Boston, designed with collaborating architect Pei Cobb Freed & Partners.

Landmark Hanover Inn gets a makeover

Rochelle Lash of the Montreal Gazette takes a look at Dartmouth College’s newly remodeled Hanover Inn, designed by Cambridge Seven Associates and interior designer Bill Rooney and developer Carpenter & Company. Designed to provide this Dartmouth College hotel with a …

Liberty Hotel: A Room for the Night (Not 40 to Life)

The New York Times explores the transformation of the former Charles Street Jail into The Liberty Hotel. This award-winning adaptive reuse project completed by developer Carpenter & Company and architects Cambridge Seven Associates with Ann Beha Architects overlooks the Charles …

Transform it, and They Will Come

Elzy Kolb of Interiors & Sources looks at the design of Boston’s Liberty Hotel, which melds 19th century architecture with contemporary design that honors the past. The Liberty Hotel was designed by Cambridge Seven Associates and Ann Beha Architects and developer Carpenter …

CultureNOW Podcast: The Liberty Hotel

In this CultureNOW podcast, C7A Principal Gary Johnson discusses the adaptive reuse of the Charles Street Jail to become The Liberty Hotel. Through restoration, reuse and reinvention, Cambridge Seven Associates with Ann Beha Architects transformed the historic Charles Street Jail into a …

The Revere Hotel’s trendy Theater District digs

Melanie Nayer from The Boston Globe offers a sneak peak at Revere Hotel, an overhaul of the former Radison and Stuart Street Playhouse into a modern hotel serving Boston’s vibrant Theater District. Designed by developer Northwood Hospitality, architect Cambridge Seven Associates, …