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Institute of Classical Architecture and Art | Arthur Ross Awards

photo: Classically inspired kitchen¬†and butler’s pantry in a home collaborated on with esteemed architect¬†Richard Franklin Sammons   For the past 35 years the Institute of Classical Architecture and Art holds the Annual Arthur Ross Awards in the Mckim, Mead¬†and White designed University Club at 1 West 54th St. There are no words to describe how … Read the full article

Six Things I Cannot Live Without

My family: My husband Charles and my son David.   Teatro Olimpica, the last design by Italian Renaissance architect Andrea Palladio. The Trompe l‚ÄôOeil onstage scenery designed by Vincenzo Scamozzi is incredible to me. The stage set gives the impression of long streets descending into the horizon. I could sit there for hours.¬† Talk about … Read the full article

Fairfax & Sammons

Fairfax & Sammons is an internationally recognized firm of classical architects specializing in residential architectural design.¬† Richard and Anne are, and will always be, the two architects in my life that became my mentors early on in my career.¬† I am forever grateful. In their own words they are ‚Äú..committed to the tradition of architecture … Read the full article

Elle Decor | The Transformers

Architect:¬†Fairfax & Sammons Interior Design:¬†Brian McCarthy Photography: William Waldron¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Author: Mitchell Owens December 2007 Sarah A. Blank‚Äôs exquisite redesign of a family kitchen was featured in Elle Decor‚Äôs ‚ÄúHome for the Holidays‚ÄĚ edition. http://www.elledecor.com/design-decorate/a7059/elle-decor-december-2007-45460/