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MATTHEW (MATT) HENNING GRIFFITH, AIA

Griffith is a 1996 graduate of Davidson College (BS Mathematics) and a 2002 graduate of the NCSU College of Design (MA Architecture), where he concentrated in Urban Design and was awarded the Kamphoefner Fellowship, the Dean's Award for outstanding service, the Faculty Design Award, and the AIA School Medal. He served as a Visiting Assistant Professor of Architecture at the University of Arkansas (2002- 2004) and worked in the offices of Marlon Blackwell Architect (2002-2006) and Frank Harmon (2006-2010) before founding in situ studio in 2010 with Erin Sterling Lewis. Lewis left the firm to start her own practice in 2019.

In 2004, he received the Boston Society of Architects Unbuilt Architecture Award for a community center for Camden NJ. He was project designer at Frank Harmon Architect for the AIA NC Center for Architecture and Design, among other projects. He serves as Professor in Practice at the NCSU College of Design and lives in a house designed by Lewis Polier.


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2011 - The Matthew Staton and Jennifer Simmons Renovation, 620 West Cabarrus Street, Raleigh NC. Designed with Erin Sterling Lewis.


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2012 - The Adam Chasen and Auditi Hussein House, aka the $150K House, 827 East Hargett Street, Raleigh NC. 1450sf. Designed with Erin Sterling Lewis. Built by Axiom Green Build. Won 2nd place in the juried 2013 Matsumoto Prize. Won 2nd place in the People's Choice category in the 2013 Matsumoto Prize. The original house, fourth photo, was destroyed after being damaged in a storm. Griffith designed an accessory building in the backyard in 2016, bottom photo.


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2012 - The Pat Graham and Bonnie Pobiner Renovation, 1515 Lutz Avenue, Raleigh NC. Commissioned 2011. Designed with Erin Sterling Lewis. Built by David Ballard.


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2013 - The Jim and Roberta Goodman Residence, 12325 Galway Drive, Raleigh NC. Commissioned 2011. Built by Anchorage Building Company. Designed with Erin Sterling Lewis.


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2013 - The Nathanson House, aka the Orange County Residence, aka House Named Fred, 920 Deers Nest, Durham NC. 3660 sf. Interior design by Nicole Baxter. Built by Leon Meyers. Designed with Erin Sterling Lewis.


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2014 - The Ryan and Christine Sillings Residence, aka the Farmhouse, 2333 Rolesville Road, Wake Forest NC. Project architect, Ashley Ozburn. Designed with Erin Sterling Lewis. Won a 2014 AIA North Carolina Design award.


2015 - The Carolina and Danilo Moura House, 9021 Albatross Court, Raleigh NC. Designed with Erin Sterling Lewis. Top photo by Todd Hancock; middle photo by Keith Isaacs.


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2015 - The Samer and Sahar Tah-Eldin House, aka the Medlin Residence, 3009 Medlin Drive, Raleigh NC. Designed with Erin Sterling Lewis. Built by Kemp Harris. Former house on the site, bottom photo. Won a 2016 AIANC Merit Award. Photos by Keith Isaacs.


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2015 - The James and Jamie Corbett House, aka Bahama Modern, 1360 John Jones Road, Bahama NC. Designed with Erin Sterling Lewis. Built by Aiello Builders. Won a 2016 AIANC Honor Award.


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2016 - The Christopher Curatolo and Joseph Amory Renovation, 3322 Ocotea Street, Raleigh NC. Original house built in 1959, architect unknown. Renovation designed with Erin Sterling Lewis. Won a 2017 AIANC Award. Sold in 2017 to Can C. Gumus. Bottom photo by Keith Isaacs.


2017 - The Michael and Sandy Trull Residence, 6801 Rebecca Circle, Cary NC. Designed with Erin Sterling Lewis. Photos by Keith Isaacs.


2017 - The Merkel-Cooper House, 123 Honeydew Circle, Troutman NC. Designed with Erin Sterling Lewis. Cabinets by Dopko Cabinetry. Built by Kelly Custom Builders. Photos by Keith Isaacs. Won a 2019 AIA Charlotte Award.


2018 - The Hussain House, downtown Raleigh NC. Designed with Erin Sterling Lewis.


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2018 - The Vansana and Vanvisa Nolintha Renovation, 314 East Cabarrus Street, Raleigh NC. Designed with Erin Sterling Lewis. Built by Southeastern Properties and Development Company. Structural Engineer, Lysaght & Associates. Photos by Keith Isaacs. Original house, bottom photo. Won a 2018 AIANC Design award.


2018 - The Linda and Jack Kimball House, 5 North Swain Street, Raleigh NC. Designed with Erin Sterling Lewis. Built by Aiello Builders. Won a 2019 AIANC Design Award. Sold in 2019 to Michael and Karen Schley.


2018 - The Thomas and Petra Martignoni House, aka the HUUS House, 312 Shepherd Street, Raleigh NC. Designed with Erin Sterling Lewis. Built on site of an older house, bottom photo. Won a 2021 AIA Triangle award. Top three photos by Keith Isaacs.


2018 - The Justin and Elena Stimmel House, 812 Runnymede Road, Raleigh NC. Designed with Erin Sterling Lewis. Built by John C. Sanders. Cabinetry by Xylem. Bottom photo by Keith Isaacs.


2019 - The Yamato Philbeck House, aka FaultHouse, 1204 Bancroft Street, Raleigh NC. Designed with Erin Sterling Lewis. Bottom photo by Keith Isaacs.


2019 - The Rose Bell House, Frazier Avenue and 5th, Charlotte NC. Designed with Erin Sterling Lewis.


2019 - The Lesley Allin House, aka Cranefly, 4907 Shakori Trail, Durham NC. Designed with Erin Sterling Lewis. Built by Durham Potter; engineering by Chuck Lysaght; landscape design Gregg Bleam.


2020 - The Scott Shackleton House, 316 Seawell Street, Raleigh NC. Designed with Erin Sterling Lewis.


2020 - The Alex Collins and Logan Buck House, aka House BC, 716 Penn Road, Raleigh NC. Built by Kemp Harris. Won a 2022 AIA Triangle award. Top photo by Keith Isaacs; bottom photo by estudiopalma.


2020 - The Lewis House, Garner NC. Built by Aiello Builders.


2021 - The Christopher (Bo) Saunders and Jenny B House, aka BoSa, 2517 Prince Drive, Raleigh NC. Designed with Erin Sterling Lewis. Built by Arrowhead.


2021 - aka Petranker House, Chapel Hill NC.


2021 - aka Harrisburg Property, Harrisburg NC. Includes a barn and three connected primary structures: a main house; an office, gym, garage structure; and a guest house.


2021 - The Anderson House, Raleigh NC.


2021 - The Randi Russell and John Moore House, aka RuMo, 929 Brookside Drive, Raleigh NC. Built by John C. Sanders. Interior photo by estudiopalma.


 

2022 - The Chris and Cindy Royal House, 161 Tradescant Drive, Chapel Hill NC. Built by Aiello Builders.


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2022 - The Matthew and Joanne Johnson House, 284 Chapman Road, Montreat NC. Built by Sineath Construction.


Around 2022 - aka House on a Trestle on a Mountain, Marshall NC.


2023 - aka Laurel Hills House, Raleigh NC. Built by John C. Sanders and Company.


2023 - aka House on a Hill, Walnut NC.


2023 - aka House AD, Chapel Hill NC.


2023 - aka Cabin, Stanardsville VA.


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2023 - The Jonathan Bowling and Claire Morgan House, aka House Outside of Greenville, Greenville NC.


Sources include: Matt Griffith; Erin Sterling Lewis.