Robert Orr

 Robert Orr, Seaside Fellow  2018 Seaside Prize Winner

Robert Orr, Seaside Fellow

2018 Seaside Prize Winner

Robert Orr is a fellow of the Congress for the New Urbanism, was elevated to the College of Fellows of the American Institute of Architects, is an American Institute of Architects Distinguished Architecture Award winner, and is a three-time award winner of the New England Chapter of the Congress for the New Urbanism. Robert and his firm are renowned for their provocative and engaging projects that fit seamlessly into their neighborhoods. Their projects relate to historical context at all scales and, whether rustic or refined, look as though they have always been there. Their work includes civic, commercial, institutional, community, and residential development; New Urbanist town planning; and custom residential projects. Robert graduated from the University of Vermont with a Bachelor of Arts in History and a Bachelor of Arts in History of Art and earned his M.Arch from Yale University. His Seaside work - along with ten early cottages - includes Natchez House on Natchez Street.