Hospitality Design

September 2017 | Mountain Modern Motel

Roadside Chic: Updated motels reach peak nostalgia
Jackson Hole is also the site of another recent motel reboot, the 135-room Mountain Modern from Crystal Creek Capital and the Yarrow Group. Burlington, Vermont-based TruexCullins Architecture + Interior Design thoughtfully reimagined the 1970s Painted Buffalo Inn as an outdoor enthusiast’s paradise. Read More…

Design New England

July/August 2017 | Lake Edge Residence

Cliff Hanger
Considering the complexity of the clients’ program – build an angular house on a half-acre, steeply pitched lakeside lot with runoff issues – architects Rolf Kielman and Josh Chafe of TruexCullins in Burlington, Vermont, knew they would need to work in close collaboration with a site designer at the very start. Read More… 

Boston Globe

October 2016 | Cliff House Resort

Living on the Edge – In Luxury
Cape Neddick – The good news is that the Cliff House is a hotel reborn. It’s gone through a striking metamorphosis and is now a luxury resort with an infinity pool, a 9,000-square-foot spa, and a beautiful on-site restaurant. For the past 144 years… Read More

Stowe Guide

Winter/Spring 2017

For the Birds, Architect Crafts Homes for Feathered Friends
Next time you describe something as “for the birds”, you might want to think twice: The birdhouses made by Rolf Kielman are more opulent than some houses made for humans. Read more…

Vermont Trend Watch

Spring 2016

Green Building and Net-Zero Homes in a Northern Climate
Today’s existing technologies and commonsense building practices enable us to construct ulta-insulated homes and to generate electric energy on-site. Read more…

Vermont Trend Watch

Spring 2016 | Designer’s Residence

It Takes Teamwork
After living in their 1940s cape for 15 years Kim and Cliff Deetjen had had enough of their small, dark, closed-off kitchen. Read more…

Traditional Home

November/December 2015 | Designer’s Residence

Sugar and Sprintz
A flurry of cookie baking warms up a Scandinavian-flavored Christmas.   Read More…

Hotel Business Design

July/August 2015 | Hotel Jackson

Ace in the Hole
New boutique hotel redefines Western luxury

Representing the first luxury boutique hotel to be built in Jackson Hole in more than 15 years, Hotel Jackson was designed…  Read More…

School Planning & Management

May 2015 | East Montpelier Elementary School

VT School Completed On Time, Under Budget
The East Montpelier Elementary School, in East Montpelier, Vt., has been transformed from an aging 1966 facility into a high-performance 21st-Century learning community. Read more…

Boutique Design

November 2014 | Hotel Vermont

Independent’s Day
Small-scale boutique operators are leveraging their freedom to revolutionize what guest expect from lifestyle design.   Read more



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