Friday Five with Aileen Graf Principal Architect at Graf Architects

This weeks Friday Five features Aileen Graf of Graf Architects. Graf Architects is an architecture and interior design firm located in downtown Newburyport. Their work ranges from renovations to new construction, with projects primarily in the north shore but spanning from Martha’s Vineyard to Boston to Cape Neddick, ME. Aileen feels her strengths are in ...

Know Your Homes – First Period Architecture

Built with purpose during the first generation of settlement by English colonists, First Period architecture owes much of its appearance to building traditions from Europe. It could be argued that houses from this period are without style; they were not designed by architects. Yet several common elements mark these structures and two distinct traditions developed ...