Escape Room

 Article Ashley Stimpson | Photography Harrison Hart  The room closest to Barbara Cox's bedroom had, for many years, been set aside as a place for her children to do their homework. But once her kids no longer needed a dedicated study space, she got to work transforming it into a feminine dressing room.  Barbara says in the morning her dressing…

Updating a 
Modern Classic

When Towson-based architect Peter Twohy of 2e Architects was approached by clients Andrea and Ken Burkom to do a complete update of a rambling 1960’s house they had recently bought, he jumped enthusiastically at the opportunity. The Burkoms were downsizing from a larger house in Reisterstown where they had lived for 11 years and wanted a home located closer to the…

In the Home With …

Towson resident Nancy Scheinman is widely recognized as one of the pre-eminent collage artists in the United States. Her enigmatic multilayered works are featured in corporate, private and public collections around the world, including those of the McDonalds Corporation, The National Museum of Women in the Arts in Washington, D.C. and the Baltimore Museum of Art. Over the years, she…

Living in Style

W hen Lisa Chamness and her husband bought their 1920s Colonial Revival nine years ago, they didn’t plan on staying long.