Melville Holmes has been associated with Spokane’s famous historic Davenport Hotel since renovation began in September 2000. Known as the hotel’s “Artist-in-Residence,” Holmes was responsible for much of the aesthetic renovation of its interior. He has also overseen other projects for the Davenport Collection which have included the Davenport Tower Hotel, the Post Street Ale House, the Hotel Lusso, the Centennial Hotel, and the Davenport Grand Hotel.
Watch full PBS documentary here. Melville Holmes appears at 32:17 and at 51:50, with commentary at 52:45 and 1:10:56.