features march/april 2010
On the Cover
a modern house by friedrich st.florian.
photo by warren jagger. story, page 80.
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“Every structure is simply a place waiting to be infused with life.”—robin kramer, garden designer
72 Interiors • New Light
Interior designer Eileen Marcuvitz and garden designer
Robin Kramer whip a builder’s spec house into shape.
➜design decision: stepping up
80 Architecture • Unlikely Neighbors
Providence architect Friedrich St.Florian designs the historic
house of tomorrow on tradition-bound College Hill.
86 Landscape • Set in Stone
With scale and symmetry, landscape architect
Katherine Field brings an outdoor presence to a
historic Newport, Rhode Island, mansion.
A major renovation turns a 1960s ranch in Duxbury,
Massachusetts, into a tranquil Bali-inspired retreat.
96 Architecture + Design • To the Point
A coastal Rhode Island home announces its beach
house aesthetic with detailed craftsmanship.
➜design decision: alter eco