Displaying all posts for Issue 1 Retrospective

— Amagansett Life-Saving Station, 1902 / Historic Structure Report, 2011, by Robert Hefner

by February 26, 2016
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AMAGANSETT LIFE-SAVING STATION  HISTORIC STRUCTURE REPORT ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Prepared for: The Amagansett Life-Saving and Coast Guard Building Community Center Committee Prepared by: Robert Hefner December, 2011 Abridged edition, with supplemental images. When the Amagansett Station was constructed on Atlantic Avenue in 1902, it Read more »

— Moran Studio, East Hampton / Historic Structure Report, 2009, by Robert Hefner w/ Research by Rosanne Barons

by February 23, 2016
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Thomas Moran, The Artist’s House, 1895, Courtesy of Sothebys —————————————————- THE STUDIO THE HOME AND WORKSHOP OF THOMAS MORAN AND MARY NIMMO MORAN 229 MAIN STEET, EAST HAMPTON HISTORIC STRUCTURE REPORT Prepared by: Robert Hefner With research by: Read more »

— Home Sweet Home, c. 1720, East Hampton / Historic Structure Report, 2004, by Robert Hefner, w/ Research by Hugh King

by January 23, 2016
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  Home Sweet Home with Henry Mulford, c. 1880., archival photograph courtesy of Jim Field. ——————————– Home Sweet Home, c. 1720, East Hampton   Historic Structure Report by Robert Hefner Abridged from Original Document, with supplemental photographs.   Prepared for the Board of Trustees, Inc. Village of East Hampton, by Read more »

— Halsey House, 1683, Southampton / Historic Structure Report, 2014, by Robert Hefner w/ Research by Rosanne Barons

by March 26, 2015
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 SOUTHAMPTON COLONIAL SOCIETY purchased the Halsey House in 1958 and restored it in 1960. Halsey House, South Main Street, Southampton   Historic Structure Report* Prepared for the Southampton Historical Museum (Southampton Colonial Society) by Robert Hefner, with Research by Rosanne Barons, February, 2014. ————————— The purpose of this Read more »

— Sylvester Manor, 1737, Shelter Island / Historic Structure Report, 2013, by Robert Hefner

by March 17, 2015
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  Brinley Sylvester’s c. 1737 House, Shelter Island  A conjectural restoration of the front elevation. The following features are substantiated by physical or documentary evidence: the hipped roof and chimney placement; two corner windows with segmental pediments; modillion cornice; location and dimensions of windows; clapboard siding, water table and Read more »

Shinnecock Summer School of Art: The Art Village

by November 13, 2012
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Plein Air Painting, Archival Photograph. The Art Village Shinnecock Hills, 1891 To walk down the narrow lanes in the enclave known as the Art Village is to be transported back in time to a place where intimate, miniature scale and tactile ambiance convey a richness that has nothing to Read more »

Pollock: Blake’s 1949 Museum Design

by October 18, 2012

Helen A. Harrison The young architect Peter Blake (1920-2006) met the painter Jackson Pollock (1912-1956) in 1947 and was immediately drawn to the spatial expansiveness of Pollock’s compositions. The men became friends, and two years later Pollock asked Blake to help him install his annual solo exhibition at the Betty Read more »