Saigon — or is it Ho Chi Minh City?
Still serving its original function, it is also a tourist site, showing off the period details of its original construction including murals and original woodwork, lofty arches and coves, all gazed upon by Uncle Ho, his photo mounted above all on the ...
July 19, 2015
The Time of Their Lives
This is one of Don Draper's favorite questions. When you're trying to sell people something, what are you really selling them? Answer: not the product, not the thing itself. What people buy is the pleasure they hope to experience, the relief from a ...
Europeans Fight U.S. Trade Deal With Fear of McHospitals, Fracking Under ...
U.S. and E.U. officials are currently in New York this week for their ninth round of talks to hammer out the details of deal. But on Sunday, tens of thousands of Europe's anti-TTIP campaigners characterize the plans as a diabolical plot to allow ...
April 23, 2015
Bernie: Ornery Pronger was true Blue
Working the point on the power play, looming over the offensive zone like the Eiffel Tower. Mouthing off at In other sports, if an athlete gets taken down by a shot to the wall of his heart and loses consciousness, he'd miss a few weeks, maybe ...
June 29, 2015
Kevin Durant Already Linked to 3 Teams? News & Rumors Here!
Thunder will have the last say in it all. Among the mentioned teams that could succeed in wooing Durant out of OKC would be the Washington Wizards. Such could give Durant to move back to his hometown as he could pair up with John Wall and Bradley ...
July 14, 2015
Invisible Inc. review
The spy skips all the fussy details of travel—the discomfit, the bewilderment, the checked baggage restrictions—and cuts right to the landmarks. They know all the roads Nobody hides their server farms at the Eiffel Tower or the Taj Mahal ...
May 14, 2015
- Giancarlo Stanton
Stanton is as exacting as he is deliberate. He was a three-sport star -- baseball ranking third -- at Notre Dame High in Sherman Oaks, California, and was recruited to play wide receiver at USC before the Marlins took him in the second round of the ...
March 18, 2015
Paris Wall Clock with Roman Numerals 10 In.
This round wall clock adds a subtle, yet decorative accent to your home or office. It features bold Roman numerals and black hands to mark the time over a distressed, antique looking background with an image of the Eiffel tower at the bottom. The clock ...
December 10, 2013
Eiffel Tower Print
Birch wood print. The unique process embeds the image directly into the wood surface, maintaining quality, detail, and resolutions of original image while allowing natural wood grain and texture show through. Keyholes for easy hanging. Made in America.
December 10, 2013
Leger: Modern Art and the Metropolis’ at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
It’s an alien and hypnotic world revealed by the camera as it rises up the Eiffel Tower. Made in 1900 by Thomas ... but in mural, in art that breaks free of the easel and the interior wall and moves out into the city it depicts, rubbing shoulders with ...
November 14, 2013
Noémie Lafrance Would Like to Push You Around
At Descent—the first piece of Noémie Lafrance's to get everyone's attention, in 2002—the audience gathered at the top of the spiral staircase in the Clock Tower Building on Leonard ... to turn the viewers into the art. In the walled open-air rectangle ...
September 20, 2011
Blair Kamin has been the Chicago Tribune’s architecture critic since 1992. A graduate of Amherst College and the Yale University School of Architecture, he has also been a fellow at the Nieman Foundation for Journalism at Harvard University. The ...
May 5, 2011
France celebrates Bastille Day amid controversy
Bastille Day in France is a big deal, with parades and parties, fireworks from the Eiffel Tower and general revelry across the country. July 14 commemorates the anniversary of the storming of the Bastille prison during the French Revolution, when the ...
July 14, 2010