Architecture & Design

Maine's Restaurant scene, Dunstan Tap & Table

Dunstan Tap & Table. Photograph by Erin Little.

Feast Your Eyes

Architecture & Design

Three stylish new places to sip or sup.

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2019 AIA Maine Design Awards

There were 57 projects submitted from 29 architecture firms across the state. They ranged from a modern retreat set atop steel columns on a remote stretch of coast to a reimagined townhouse on a tricky infill lot, to an $8 million school expansion and an office-turned-airy-fitness-studio completed on a $125,000 budget.

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Architect Chris Briley (right) enjoys a nip in his office/studio with fellow architect Phil Kaplan. The pair think of their podcast as “edu-tainment.” Photograph by Mark Fleming.

Drinking Buddies

Architecture & Design

The hosts of Portland’s Green Architects’ Lounge podcast mix tasty cocktails with sustainable building lessons.

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Photograph by David Clough

Winners Circle

Architecture & Design

A bevy of award-winning home-and-design projects.

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North Lovell Store

Photograph by Rachel Sieben

What’s In Store

Save This Place

First a dance hall, then a trading post, this landmark gathering place has a flexible future.

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Welcome to Smallville

Photograph by Benjamin Williamson

Welcome to Smallville

Home Building

Can tiny-house communities help solve Maine’s affordable-housing shortage?

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Marvin Windows and Doors

Maximum Exposure

Sponsored Content: Hammond Lumber Company | EBS

Marvin Windows and Doors bring panoramic views to a secluded waterside retreat

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Blue Steel Chef's Kitchen by Block Brother Custom Cabinets

Photograph by Erin Little

A Foodie’s Fantasy

Before & After

This former chef’s kitchen used to be dark and dysfunctional; now he’s cooking in an open, family-friendly workspace

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