SPACES - January 2018

Full Circle

This little-known San Francisco landmark is a seminal tribute to its maker.

Winds of Change in the Caribbean

Atypical towers and modern butterfly-roof cottages at the new Kimpton Seafire Resort + Spa — designed by San Francisco’s SB Architects — buck the nostalgia trend in the Cayman Islands.

Light & Yoga

A midcentury Forest Knolls tract home meets minimalist tranquility.

Gilt Factor

At Eglomisé-Atelier, the work of two Marin painters literally shines.

Design Sparring

When brothers with different styles compete over architectural details, everybody wins.

Beyond the Doors

Architect Charles Debbas and designer Lane McNab transform an architectural oddity in Berkeley into a visual haven.

Rooms for a View

In San Francisco, a hilltop address is nothing without an unlimited vista.

Nature Lessons

At the Oakland Museum of California, an unsung designer/artist finally gets the limelight.

Downsizing Luxury

The small house syndrome goes upscale with dressed-up Wheelhaus trailers in tony ski resorts such as Mountainside at Northstar and a new concierge moving/storage company called Trove.

High Praise

At a point when most careers peak, Sonoma arts philanthropist Steve Oliver is still building one. Bigger.

Aloft, in the Sky

Bold coffered ceilings and echoes of traditional boiserie lift a classic but timeworn Russian Hill pied-à-terre.