California Aesthetic, San Mateo
Plen-air paintings set the tone for a sunny color scheme in an unassuming bungalow furnished with collectibles.
by Brian D. Coleman | photographs by William Wright
Three Photographers Who Led
With dozens of books among them, Keister, Vertikof, and Svendsen changed our appreciation of architecture.
by Patricia Poore and Mary Ellen Polson
One Route to a Dream House
Restoration was augmented by new construction and bold landscaping scheme to create an extraordinary house.
by Paul Duchscherer | photographs by Linda Svendsen
Designer Barry Dixon puts a storybook kitchen in his 1907 Edwardian manor.
by Brian D. Coleman
In the Cotswolds
A series of outdoor rooms revives Jacobean forms
photographs by Huntley Hedworth
The era's forms and parts.
by Patricia Poore
His watercolors present M.H. Baillie Scott's influential ideal rooms.
Why such a deference to architectural mediocrity?
by Alain de Botton
An Arts and Crafts teardrop trailer? An A&C driveway? Homages to obsession.
by Douglas Keister
BRINGING IT BACK
Restoring our bungalow porch.
by Donna Pizzi