||A North Carolina 501C3 Educational Nonprofit Archive Documenting, Preserving, and Promoting Residential Modernist Architecture
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JAMES (JIM) SAMSEL, AIA (1949-)
Samsel was born in Washington DC. He received his Bachelor of Architecture degree from
the University of Arizona in 1972 and a Master’s Degree from MIT
He interned 1972-1975 with
Design Co-op of Arkansas; 1978-1979 with Wiegman Associates
of Asheville; 1980-1982 with William Langdon Associates of
followed with work 1982-1984 with R. S. Griffin Architect of
Asheville . Samsel
. Samselfounded Samsel Architects in 1985. After a long and successful career, with many projects across the Southeast, the firm was sold to Nathan Bryant and Duncan McPherson.
2006 - The Ron and Nancy Edgerton House, aka North Mountain House, 695 Altamont View, Asheville NC.
2010 - The John Cram Renovation, aka Kenilworth Renovation, 175 Lakewood Drive, Asheville.
Sources include: Troy Winterrowd, Samsel Architects