DPAI is a full-service architecture and interiors studio with additional expertise in urban design. We have an entrepreneurial approach to business and believe design is uniquely informed by its context. We balance bold vision with grounded design solutions. We emphasize collaboration and partner with clients to elevate their vision with a passionate and pragmatic application of design. We understand building in Hamilton and the transformative effect architecture has on a city.

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Design Raid features the U of T Food Services!

Thank you Design Raid for the great feature on our latest project, The University of Toronto Food Services! …

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David Premi discusses healthier architectural fees in the June issue of Canadian Architect

“Value pricing is the only way to survive". Our principal, David Premi, talked to Sharon VanderKaay about architectural fees and how low fee bidding impacts architectural design.










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At the HWDSB Foundation golf tournament

On Wednesday June 1st, our Principal David Premi and our Intern Architect Molly Merriman, spent the day golfing at the Willow Valley Golf Club in Hamilton, helping to raise money for the HWDSB Foundation.…

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