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Texas in 24 Hours: Louis Kahn, Tadao Ando, Renzo Piano and Rem Koolhaas

Texas in 24 Hours: Louis Kahn, Tadao Ando, Renzo Piano and Rem Koolhaas

Ever since the film, My Architect, came out in 2003 I have been wanting to visit Louis Kahn’s Kimbell Art Museum in Fort Worth, TX. The fact that it was located next to Tadao Ando’s recent Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth (2002) was just too much good architecture to pass up… so MY architect […]

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The Unauthorized House Tour

When I was on vacation last week, I indulged in one of my favorite guilty pleasures …the unauthorized house tour (credit for the name goes to my architect boyfriend). You know you’ve done it… waited until the contractors left and snuck into the new house being built down the street to see what your neighbors […]

Tapas Heaven – Comerç 24

Tapas Heaven – Comerç 24

On a recent trip to Barcelona I discovered culinary nirvana in the very hip el Born district. After a full morning of Gaudi, my boyfriend and I slipped into Comerç 24 for a quick bite and were so impressed we had to come back for the full tasting menu several nights later. Comerç 24 is […]