Katie Hutchison Studio (KHS) is a multidisciplinary enterprise:

architecture and design

KHS provides full architectural services from pre-design through construction administration, as well as related interior design services. Projects are typically selected from residential and creative design opportunities (in Rhode Island, the South Coast of Massachusetts, the North Shore of Boston, Cape Cod, and on Martha's Vineyard) which involve new construction, adaptive re-use, renovations, and/or additions. Katie is a graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design, and a registered architect in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. She has 24 years experience moving residential projects through the permitting approval process and on to successful completion.

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Architect Katie Hutchison contributes architectural and design commentary to a variety of publications. Her design writing has appeared in Fine Homebuilding (as well as her illustrations), Old-House JournalCape Cod & Islands HOMECottage LivingYankeeThe Vine from the Vineyard Gazette, The Boston Globe’s “One Strong Opinion” column, and The Journal of Light Construction (as well as her illustrations). She is the author of the best-selling The New Small House published by The Taunton Press in October 2015, and The New Cottage published by The Taunton Press in December of 2018.

Katie has also contributed guest posts to online publications such as Garden RantHead ButlerSmall House Style, and North Shore Art Throb. In addition, she's been featured as part of the "Inspirational Architect" series at Things That Inspire

Katie produces videos on subjects related to architecture, design, and place. View KHS videos on the KHS YouTube Channel and Fine Homebuilding's SquareOne blog.

fine-art photography

Katie is an award-winning fine-art photographer, as well. View her fine-art photography of house, land, sea, boat, garden, table and macro subjects. For limited-edition archival, matted, framed, pigment-ink prints on photo-rag paper with deckled edges contact Custom photography is also available by commission.

Katie is a former artist member of the Martha's Vineyard Art Association (which exhibits at the Old Sculpin Gallery in Edgartown, MA), and a former Community Member and member of Board of Directors of the IMAGO Foundation for the Arts in Warren, RI.

House Enthusiast

Katie Hutchison Studio produces House Enthusiast, a blog exploring house, garden, and related creative arts in New England.