Tag: Architecture

Creative design for the disabled – and everybody else too

NEW YORK — From snazzy canes to tremor-proof spoons to a racing wheelchair, a new exhibit at the Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum highlights...
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CHICAGO — Chicago officials say more than 550,000 people took part in the second architecture extravaganza of its kind in the city that recently...
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GAINESVILLE, Fla. — What do St. Augustine's Castillo de San Marcos and Egmont Key near Tampa have in common? They are two of thousands...
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GROTON, S.D. — A historic church in northern South Dakota is seeking help for a roof replacement project in order to preserve its more...
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FORT WAYNE, Ind. — More than 400 homes in a Fort Wayne neighborhood have won a place on the National Register of Historic Places. ...
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GAINESVILLE, Fla. — What do St. Augustine's Castillo de San Marcos and Egmont Key near Tampa have in common? They are two of thousands...
Developer demolishes Frank Lloyd Wright building in Montana

WHITEFISH, Mont. — A commercial building in Montana designed by Frank Lloyd Wright has been demolished after negotiations aimed at saving the historic building...
Rooms with ‘good bones’: Edith Wharton’s design legacy

Edith Wharton, a Pulitzer Prize-winning author famous for novels set in the late 19th century, also wrote an influential book on interior design, long...
Strolling through Kolkata’s colonial past

KOLKATA, India — The British left footprints across their far-flung colonial empire from Toronto to Yangon. But nowhere is there as vast and varied...
Film depicts birth of New York’s Lincoln Center

NEW YORK — Resplendent in a plaid turban, green cowl-neck muffler, pearl necklace and silver-ridged earrings, an icon of opera sits in a straight-back...

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