the kitchen and great room (above) are the heart of the home. Sayeed specified
relaxed seating to accommodate the family’s teenage children; using indoor-outdoor
fabric for window treatments and upholstered dining chairs ensures durability. The
colors in a piece of art by a family friend informed color choices for the seating area
(below) in the great room. The entry (left) declares the home’s global aesthetic, with
pieces from the family’s art collection that were acquired during their travels
throughout Europe and Asia.