The Bay Architects was established in 1980 by James Novosel to serve
residential, commercial and institutional
clients in the East Bay.
As principal of the Bay Architects, James Novosel
has extensive experience in planning, urban design, architectural design and
environmental design research.
We have management
experience on a wide range of design projects providing the expertise to
coordinate and complete complex projects on schedule and within budget. Our
Design of new commercial buildings
Remodeling of existing
residential planning & design
Restoration of historical
The Bay Architects offers a full range of planning and architectural design
services representing the complete design cycle, including: programming,
community outreach, architectural and urban design, planning, construction
construction administration, and facility analysis.
Our services range from regional and community planning through local level
development planning and design, to the execution of building design. We
coordinate medium to large scale projects in association with other
professionals, including: structural, electrical, mechanical, landscape
engineers, environmental planners, contractors, and management specialists.