Jean Nouvel Is a Master Without a Style
It's Fashion Week on the Rue Saint-Honoré in Paris, and a black-clad mountain of a man lumbers through a hotel lobby full of preening gazelles. His long coat sweeps a . He lingers for a while at one architect's shoulder, fussing over dreamy ...
Guests can expect pampering at Brownsville's Wilkov Bed and Breakfast
A grandfather clock Kovach brought home from Berlin, Germany, following a stint in the Air Force, keeps time in a cloakroom. A button — still working A tapestry Kovach also purchased in Berlin hangs on a wall. “We kind of gave this place little ...
June 20, 2015
Smithfield: London's centuries-old meat market where your 8am fry-up comes ...
"You'd have blokes pulling big barrows, absolutely legless at four o'clock in the morning," says Richard Sewell. Inside, the last deals of the morning are being done along the avenues that lead off the central market, with its wrought-iron canopy ...
June 26, 2015
Urban Spelunking: Wisconsin Conservatory of Music
Though one of Milwaukee's most recognizable and historic Prospect Avenue mansions was erected as a home for a wealthy industrialist, it wasn't long before sweet melodies filled the air in the sprawling building and continue to do so a century later....
June 3, 2015
From the pub to the barn, Maryland estate is lavish
Joe Bruno and his wife, Cynthia Marini Bruno, have never been known to do something on a small scale. The grand entrance to their Potomac, Maryland, estate starts when custom-designed, wrought-iron gates tipped in gold slowly glide open and reveal a ...
June 6, 2015
Debut from Dublin: The Last Four Days of Paddy Buckley
All the way, we know the clock is ticking. These are, after all, the last four days of Paddy's life. As a lifelong fan of mystery and crime novels, I found myself surprised by how invested I quickly became in Paddy's story. This novel follows many of ...
June 4, 2015
Lovely days discovering Lucerne
RICHARD PENNICK finds walking a fine way to experience small enchantments. The lone The clock in the Zytturm tower is the oldest in Lucerne. As such Exploring the narrow, medieval, car-free streets and squares, we were impressed by the bright ...
June 29, 2015
Alnwick Castle’s Poison Garden beautiful, but dangerous
Don’t worry: I had seen the skull and crossbones on the black wrought-iron gate, right next to the sign proclaiming ... (they like to lick the salt on the road), north of Hadrian’s Wall to Alnwick. Because I had limited time, I decided to save ...
July 1, 2015
Math Bass: Off the Clock’ Poses Few Questions and Supplies Fewer Answers
"Off the Clock," which occupies four galleries on the second floor ... It's a simplification of the wall text, which begins, "Math Bass is interested in ambiguous images that produce multiple ways of seeing a single composition." Thus we see the repetition ...
June 30, 2015
Old Red Courthouse ready to put Dallas County on display after $23M renovation
Still under construction is the 96-foot clock ... wall marked the ghosts of wainscoting. A piece of iron gave clues to the design of the long-lost staircase. The discoveries yielded surprises. Most people assume, perhaps because period photographs are ...
June 30, 2015
Lucerne - The West Australian
The lone bell of a distant clock struck three. Not unusual ... we were impressed by the bright murals on building facades and the intricate wrought-iron signs above the shops. The striking fresco on the facade of the Pfistern Guildhall in the Kornmarkt ...
June 29, 2015
Charleston suspect’s life a troubled road to radicalization
In another, with an April 27 time stamp, he sits on a black wrought iron chair surrounded by flowers and plants ... This carbo-horror show weighs 1.5 pounds, which is a lot of pounds for pasta. It clocks in at 2,370 calories, 80 g of saturated fat and ...
June 26, 2015
Confederate Flag Back up in time for White Supremacist Rally in South Carolina
As previously noted: A black woman was about halfway up the more than 30-foot ... The woman and another man who had entered the wrought-iron fence surrounding the flag were arrested. Yes, she took it upon herself to do something about it, when the ...
June 27, 2015
Create haunting drama with a Gothic garden
The garden was surrounded by a stately stone wall topped with wrought-iron fencing ... Plants and flowers can flourish from black urns or dark pots, perhaps with a Celtic design. Wrought iron fencing, arbors and trellises become decorative structures ...
June 22, 2015