features november/december 2011
Fifth Anniversar y Issue
Celebrating a half
decade of splendid
homes & gardens.
sculpture by boston
66 Anniversary • Five Luminaries
New Englanders who influence and inspire with cutting-edge technologies and old-fashioned techniques.
72 Interiors • Not Quite Empty Nest
A family in transition finds happiness and a new
design outlook in a Back Bay condo.
78 Getaway • Light House
Two Maine architects bring a respectful presence to the
past in a vacation home with Down East sensibilities.
84 Architecture • Berkshire Bold
New England’s industrial heritage meets avant-garde
modernism in a house that is itself a work of art.
92 City Living • Top Priority
A blank slate with an expansive Vermont backdrop
becomes an intimate urban home.
On the Cover
a burlington, vermont, penthouse fit for displaying art.
photo by jim westphalen. story, page 92.