Glenn Robert Lym Architect AIA/PhD

Bios: List of Works

New Residences

  • 2006 Lukoff House Sante Fe, NM new 3000 sq.ft. residence. unbuilt.
  • 2001-8 House Silicon Valley, CA new 15,000 sq.ft. residence. completed.
  • 1999 Rose-Martin House Palo Alto, CA new residence design study. unbuilt.
  • 1996-9 Franicevich-Rodriquez House San Francisco, CA. 1500 sq.ft. home. completed.
  • 1991-3 Black House Skyline Blvd. Oakland, CA. 2500 sq.ft. home on 5 acre hillside site. completed.
  • 1990-1 Putman / Williams Residence Palo Alto, CA. design study of new 4000 s.f. home. unbuilt.
  • 1989-91 Clinton House Crestview Drive, Orinda, CA. 2200 sq.ft. home. completed.
  • 1978-81 Lym House San Francisco, CA. 1850 sq.ft. hillside home. completed.
  • 1976-7 Tibbetts House Berkeley, CA. 1100 sq.ft. home. completed.
  • 1974 Flaherty House Danbury, New Hampshire design study.
  • 1972-3 Rabinowitz House Danbury, New Hampshire 2000 sq.ft. home. completed.


Residential Remodeling

  • 2015 Schachman Remodel,El Cerrito, CA. in progress.
  • 2014 Mahoney Condominium Remodel, Fontana East, San Francisco, CA. completed.
  • 2014 Whitney Bae Condominium Remodel, Opera Plaza, San Francisco, CA. unbuilt.
  • 2013 Oberstone Remodel, San Francisco, CA. historic determination process and exterior renovations. in progress.
  • 2013 Germaine Hoffman Remodel, San Francisco, CA. unbuilt.
  • 2013 Sukys Remodel, Berkeley, CA. additions and restoration of a Carr Jones home. completed
  • 2010 Issac Pritzker Roof Deck, Noe Valley, San Francisco, CA. unbuilt.
  • 2006-2007 Palmer Remodeling and Additions Palo Alto, CA. unbuilt.
  • 2005-2009 Olin Pritzker Additions San Francisco, CA. completed.
  • 2005-2008 Ling Winick Remodeling San Francisco, CA. interior remodeling and major deck additions. completed.
  • 2005 Rodgers St Apartment Remodeling San Francisco, CA. 1200 sf remodeling of live/work unit. completed
  • 2005 Lym Apartment & Office San Francisco, CA. 1700 sf remodeling of live/work unit. completed.
  • 2005 Rosetti Master Bedroom Suite San Francisco. design studies of 1000sf remodeling.
  • 2004-2008 Lee Izu Addition and Remodeling Oakland, CA. 2000sf remodeling and addition. completed.
  • 2004-7 Nicosia Remodeling Consultations Corte Madera, CA.
  • 2004-6 Dobronyi Addition Corte Madera, CA. Master Bathroom and closet additions. completed.
  • 2003-7 Warbritton Additions Orinda, CA. additions enlarging home to approx 9000 sf. completed.
  • 2003-6 Pan Addition Foster City, CA. 1000 sf addition to home. completed.
  • 2003-4 Germaine Hoffman Remodel San Francisco, CA. complete remodeling of existing 1400 sf hillside home. permit drawings completed. unbuilt.
  • 2003 Olin Pritzker Remodel San Francisco, CA. design study. unbuilt.
  • 2002 Kennedy Reid Addition San Francisco, CA. stone deck added to home we previously designed. completed.
  • 2002-4 Gomes Remodel San Francisco, CA. design studies.
  • 2002 Hennessy Addition San Mateo, CA. design studies.
  • 2002-5 Martin Addition Santa Mateo County, CA. completed.
  • 2000-1 Potter Remodel San Jose, CA design study for additions to existing home. unbuilt.
  • 2000-1 Moody Remodel Belmont, CA design study for addition to existing home. unbuilt.
  • 2000-2 Woo / Gallios Addition San Francisco, CA addition to existing home. on hold.
  • 2000-2 Briones Addition Sausalito, CA addition to existing home. unbuilt.
  • 2000-1 Yoshida Addition Belmont, CA addition to existing home. on hold.
  • 2000-2 Tibbetts Remodel Berkeley, CA remodeling to existing home. completed.
  • 2000 Dobronyi Addition Corte Madera, CA remodeling and addition to existing home. design studies.
  • 1999 Meyers-Zimmerman Addition Mill Valley, CA addition to existing home. on hold.
  • 1999-2000 Addition Atherton, CA remodeling and addition to existing home. completed, though not as designed.
  • 1999-2001 Palmer Addition San Francisco, CA remodeling and addition to existing home. completed.
  • 1999 Brigden Remodel Menlo Park, CA design study.
  • 1999-2001 Edelstein Addition San Francisco, CA remodeling and addition to existing 2 unit hillside home. completed.
  • 1999 Irgens-Moller / Ho Remodel San Francisco, CA remodeling to existing home. completed.
  • 1998-2000 Lym Addition San Francisco, CA remodeling and addition to existing home. completed.
  • 1998 Alexander Remodel San Francisco, CA remodeling and addition to existing residence. completed.
  • 1998-2000 Reiss Remodel San Francisco, CA remodeling to existing home. completed.
  • 1998-2000 Kejriwal Addition Palo Alto, CA remodeling and addition to existing 2 story home. completed.
  • 1998-2000 Avery Addition Oakland, CA remodeling and addition to existing 4 story hillside home. completed.
  • 1998 Marchand / Daniels Remodel San Francisco, CA living room, kitchen remodel. completed.
  • 1997-9 Walden Remodel San Francisco, CA renovation of existing 800 sq.ft. lower floor. completed.
  • 1997-2001 Rosetti Addition San Francisco, CA renovation and additions creating a 8000 sq.ft. home. completed.
  • 1997 Lee - Harkin Martinez, CA design study for exterior & landscape entry for existing, 5000 sq.ft. home. unbuilt.
  • 1997 Pope Addition San Francisco, CA 500 sq.ft. addition to rear of existing two unit duplex. unbuilt.
  • 1997-9 Bayha Deck & Krohn Kitchen Extension San Francisco, CA 500 sq.ft. addition to rear of existing two unit condominium. completed.
  • 1997-9 Kohler - White Remodel San Francisco, CA interior renovation of existing 1800 sq.ft. townhouse duplex. completed.
  • 1996 Kwok Okimoto Remodel San Francisco, CA 1800 sq.ft. remodel. completed.
  • 1995-7 Kagel Addition Palo Alto, CA 2800 sq.ft. remodel & addition. completed.
  • 1994-5 Cary Remodeling Pleasant Hill, CA design study.
  • 1994-6 Warbritton Addition Orinda, CA bringing house up to 6000 sq.ft. addition. completed.
  • 1994 Trask Remodel San Francisco, CA kitchen remodel. completed.
  • 1994 Pien / Weiss Remodel Seattle, WA 800 sq.ft. remodeling. completed, though not as designed.
  • 1994 Irving Porch Remodel San Francisco, CA 200 sq.ft. addition. design study.
  • 1993-4 Ney Remodel Oakley Avenue, Menlo Park, CA additions to create a 1700 sq.ft. home. completed.
  • 1993-4 Kagel Remodel Channing Avenue, Palo Alto, CA design study of 1200 sq.ft. addition and remodeling.
  • 1993 Pope Remodel Buena Vista, San Francisco, CA remodeling to kitchen & dining area. completed.
  • 1991-3 Gong / Oshiro Residential Remodel Collins Street, San Francisco, CA substantial addition to 3800 sq.ft. home. completed.
  • 1992-3 Sollod Remodel Stonecrest, San Francisco, CA remodeling to 2500 sq.ft. home. completed.
  • 1992-3 Chang Addition Pleasant Hill Road, Pleasant Hill, CA simple addition. completed.
  • 1992 Neiman / Mitchell Remodel Uplands Drive, San Francisco, CA 700 sq.ft. remodeling. completed.
  • 1991 Raskin / Blum Residential Remodel Pacifica, CA design study for 4000 sq.ft. home.
  • 1991 Jarvis Porch Study San Francisco, CA design study.
  • 1990-1 Putman / Williams Remodeling Palo Alto, CA design study for 3000 sq.ft. home
  • 1990-1 Hennen Remodel 29th Street, San Francisco, CA 1000 sq.ft. addition. completed.
  • 1990 Martin Addition Olive Avenue, Richmond, CA 1000 sq.ft. front addition. completed.
  • 1990 Grant Addition Belmont, CA design study.
  • 1990 Maran Addition 89th Street, Daly City, CA simple addition. completed.
  • 1989-90 Cary Renovation Hill Court, Berkeley, CA major renovation to 1500 sq.ft. Spanish Mediterranean Style Home. completed.
  • 1989-91 Condit / Luden Remodel Mars Street, San Francisco, CA design study of hillside residence.
  • 1988-90 Kleiman Additions Churton Avenue, Los Altos, CA design study of new additions and rear yard gardens.
  • 1988-91 Lam / Lee Remodel Colonial Oaks Drive, Los Altos, CA master plan, design and construction documents for house on 1 acre lot. completed, though not as designed.
  • 1989-90 Power Remodel 23rd Street, San Francisco, CA addition to existing Victorian home. completed.
  • 1988-90 Saxon Remodel Manchester Street, San Francisco, CA design study of 12'- 6" wide rowhouse.
  • 1989-90 Tait Studio Surrey Street, San Francisco, CA studio apartment addition. completed.
  • 1989 Wrappe Renovation Alabama Street, San Francisco, CA renovation of Victorian home. completed.
  • 1989 Diner / Page Remodel Redwood City, CA design study of creek-side residence.
  • 1988-9 Fergusson Condominium Remodel Staten Avenue, Oakland, CA design study.
  • 1987-9 Magnotti / Porter Remodel Oakley Avenue, Menlo Park, CA extensive reworking of house and gardens. completed.
  • 1987-9 & 1992 Schwanke Addition Manchester Street, San Francisco, CA addition of new floor. completed.
  • 1986-9 Radocy Renovations Mullen Street, San Francisco, CA 1400 sq.ft. additions to existing house. completed.
  • 1988 Penthouse Sacramento Street, San Francisco, CA design studies of 5000 sq.ft. condominium residence.
  • 1988 Simanonok Remodel Manchester Street, San Francisco, CA design study of 12'- 6" wide rowhouse renovations.
  • 1987-8 Twohy Painting Studio Kensington, CA completed.
  • 1987 Residential Additions Atherton, CA design study of new master dressing & bathing rooms.
  • 1986 Hui Addition Campus Drive, Berkeley, CA design study.
  • 1986 Le Master / Waldon Remodeling Kansas Street, San Francisco, CA design study.
  • 1986 Yep Addition Westview Avenue, San Francisco, CA simple addition. completed.
  • 1986 Chastain Remodeling Bolinas, CA design study of foundation, roof, kitchen and terrace alterations for chemically hypersensitive client.
  • 1985 Lew / Morris Kitchen Remodel Randal Street, San Francisco, CA design study.
  • 1983 Sr. Tibbetts House Remodel Albany, CA design study.
  • 1983 Kaufman Deck Berkeley, CA design study.
  • 1983 Deck Kensington, CA design and working drawings. unbuilt
  • 1980-1 Kagel House Remodel Palo Alto, CA design study.
  • 1978-80 Yee House Remodel Miller Avenue, Berkeley, CA design and construction documents. unbuilt.
  • 1977 Black Kitchen Remodel Oakland, CA design and construction documents. completed.


Multifamily Structures

  • 2005 Octavia Housing Competition San Francisco, CA. design competition entry
  • 1996 Residential Hotel Playa del Carmen, Mexico. design feasibility study.
  • 1990 Condominiums Roof Deck North Beach, San Francisco, CA. design feasibility study.
  • 1988-9 Residential Development Cole and Carmel Streets San Francisco, CA. design feasibility study.
  • 1987 Russian Hill Condominiums Lombard Street, San Francisco, CA. design feasibility study for 2 unit luxury condominium.
  • 1987 Duplex Euclid Street, San Leandro, CA. design feasibility study for two unit speculative duplex.
  • 1986-7 Apartment Complex Renovations 87th Street, Daly City, CA. design feasibility study.
  • 1986  Novato Energy Efficient/Affordable Housing  Novato,  CA.    Design competition finalist, 30 housing units.
  • 1985-7 Apartment Complex Remodel Clay Street, San Francisco, CA. renovation of elegant 16,000 sq. ft. building. design, construction documents. completed
  • 1986 Novato Energy Efficient / Affordable Housing Novato, CA. design competition finalist, 30 housing units.


Commercial / Institutional

  • 2009 Automotive Garage, South of Market San Francisco, CA. feasibility study including building, fire and access code issues.
  • 2003 Restaurant South of Market San Francisco, CA. consultations on access and expansion.
  • 1994 Cafe South of Market/North Mission District, San Francisco, CA. renovation of an existing 3000 s.f. warehouse into a cafe-art gallery-performance space. construction drawings largely completed. unbuilt.
  • 1993-4 Sproul Hall Fourth Floor Bathroom Access University of California Berkeley, CA. handicap accessibility upgrade to this facility. completed.
  • 1992 Seismic Design Study Hearst Greek Theater University of California Berkeley, CA. architectural, structural, and cost study of seismically upgrading this facility. completed.
  • 1990-1 Halleck Design Group Interiors 2nd Street and Brannan Street, San Francisco, CA. programming, schematic design & permit drawings. unbuilt.
  • 1990-1 Santa Clarita City Center Santa Clarita, CA. design competition entry.
  • 1990 Executive Stationary Store San Francisco International Airport design and design development drawings of 400 s.f. retail kiosk. unbuilt.
  • 1988-9 Fitness Institute and Offices Market Street, San Francisco, CA. programming, design and construction documents for 7500 s.f. health club tenant improvement. unbuilt.
  • 1988-9 Design Guidelines Sequoia National Park, CA. architectural guidelines for building development, consultant to Esherick, Homsey, Dodge & Davis Architects, San Francisco, CA. completed.
  • 1987 Thai Bar-B-Q Restaurant 730 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA. design and construction documents. completed.
  • 1987 Dental Office Albany, CA. interior space planning & permit set. completed.
  • 1985-6 Temporary Law Offices Oakland, CA. programming, design and construction documents. completed.
  • 1984 Bienvenue I A Woman's Clothing and Shoe Store Fulton Street, Berkeley, CA. design and construction documents. completed
  • 1983 UCSB Art Museum Competition University of California, Santa Barbara, CA. design competition entry
  • 1983 Photographic Studio Remodel San Francisco, CA. design and construction documents. completed.