Kimpton Seafire Resort + Spa Debuts in Grand Cayman, Announces Residences


The Kimpton Seafire Resort + Spa has arrived on Grand Cayman along the famed Seven Mile Beach—the island’s first new resort in a decade and Kimpton’s first property outside the U.S., a new-build by San Francisco-based SB Architects with interiors by Dayna Lee and Ted Berner of Los Angeles firm Powerstrip Studio.

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Bahia Beach – Exclusive Contemporary Living in Beautiful Puerto Rico


The simple volumes and minimal ornamentation in this thoroughly contemporary design belie the complexity of the design solution.

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Tour The First New Hotel to Open in Grand Cayman in 10 Years


Kimpton unveils its fi rst international property—the Seafi re Resort + Spa

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Kimpton Debuts First Luxury Property in Grand Cayman


Designed by Mark Sopp of San Francisco’s SB Architects, this is the first Caribbean resort for Kimpton – and its first foray into international luxury.

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Retrofit Preserves 100-Year-Old Napa Valley Landmark


ST. HELENA, CA—The historic stone building at Freemark Abbey has been an iconic Napa Valley landmark for more than 100 years. Originally constructed in 1886, the Freemark Abbey building graces the bottle label.

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Farmhouse Inn featured in Luxury Spa Collection


American Spa highlights the multi-million dollar expansion of the Farmhouse Inn in its Luxury Spa Collection. “The Spa at Farmhouse is really at the heart of the recent renovation – an intimate, authentic wine-country experience…” — Scott Lee, President & Principal, SB Architects

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Ocean Home: Our top 50 Coastal Architects

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Welcome to our second annual Ocean Home 50, a unique and exclusive portfolio of the finest coastal architects in the United States and the Caribbean. From California to Cape Cod and Maine to Miami, these exceptional architects create outstanding classic and contemporary homes in some of the world’s most spectacular oceanfront locations.

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SB Architects bring new life to century-old California winery and visitor experience


CLAD news, an online publication for leisure architects, designers, investors, and developers covers the renovation of Freemark Abbey with statement by Bruce Wright.

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California Buildings News – Renewing Older Buildings


SB Architects renovate seventy-two Townsend preserving an important piece of San Francisco’s architectural heritage making for a greener approach but, is it less costly?

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DPages Interview with Scott Lee Interview Scott Lee

DPages – a go-to site for everything art, architecture and design – recently sat down with Scott Lee to talk about the renovation of Malliouhana, An Auberge Resort, the secrets of his success and all things architecture.

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