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First Nighter: 'Bauer' Is Marvelously Artistic About Art

David Finkle | Posted 09.09.2014 | Arts
David Finkle

In the history of art, the importance of patrons has rarely been underestimated. The egregious result of Solomon Guggenheim's support for Rudolf Bauer is one of the most disturbing instances. In Bauer, it receives superlative treatment.

20 Surprising Reasons Buffalo Rocks

Malerie Yolen-Cohen | Posted 09.08.2014 | Travel
Malerie Yolen-Cohen

Once the wealthiest city in the country with the most innovative architecture, whole neighborhoods and waterfronts have been revitalized, and there's a growing cultural and culinary scene that goes far beyond chicken wings.

As Seen Through a Woman's Eyes

George Heymont | Posted 07.27.2014 | Arts
George Heymont

A loving tribute written by Gail Collins to honor political activist and feminist icon Gloria Steinem caused me to stop and think about some of the progress that's been made in the women's rights movement and the incredible distance that still needs to be traveled.

Hooray for Hollywood! 5 Icons Beyond the Walk of Fame

George Hobica | Posted 07.08.2014 | Travel
George Hobica

As a resident of Los Angeles, I'm always surprised to hear people speaking poorly of the "Hollywood" experience, as if a few persistent buskers and a bad wax museum near the corner of Hollywood Boulevard and Highland Avenue actually define the entire neighborhood.

Dreams of Calatrava Fading Into the Distance

Rizwan A. Rahmani | Posted 06.30.2014 | Arts
Rizwan A. Rahmani

When I was doing some consulting work for a Finnish Audio Company, my Finnish partner needed an office to set up shop on the cheap. He ended up rentin...

The 33 Frank Lloyd Wright Buildings Everyone Should Know

The Huffington Post | Kim Bellware | Posted 04.11.2014 | HuffPost Home

Famed architect Frank Lloyd Wright once called his Darwin D. Martin house in Buffalo, N.Y. "the most perfect thing of its kind in the world -- a domes...

A Roadtrip from Scottsdale to the Grand Canyon

Ramaa Reddy Raghavan | Posted 05.26.2014 | Travel
Ramaa Reddy Raghavan

When my son's run at a national tennis tournament in December ended prematurely, we decided to assuage our flagging spirits by taking a short vacati...

Three Private Days at Fallingwater

J. Michael Welton | Posted 04.08.2014 | Arts
J. Michael Welton

For the Frank Lloyd Wright aficionado, it seems almost too good to be true: Three days of peace and quiet, with freedom to explore most of Fallingwater in Western Pennsylvania.

Janetta Rebold Benton: Art History Alive at Pace University

Andrew Blackmore-Dobbyn | Posted 04.06.2014 | Arts
Andrew Blackmore-Dobbyn

The wonderful Janetta Rebold Benton is lecturing again at the Michael Schimmel Center for the Arts at Pace University in Lower Manhattan. In a fascinating conversation we had with her at the Met Museum, we discussed lecturing, teaching and many other topics that day.

Contradictions in Art, Architecture

J. Michael Welton | Posted 03.11.2014 | Arts
J. Michael Welton

An upcoming exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in Manhattan is a sad metaphor for the perennial contradictions between art, architecture and the people who love them both.

LOOK: Game-Changing Frank Lloyd Wright Gem For Sale

Posted 12.06.2013 | Chicago

It was the first home legendary architect Frank Lloyd Wright designed after quitting his job at his mentor Louis Sullivan's firm and going off on this...

Kate Abbey-Lambertz

What A Famed Architect's Homes Can Teach Us About Relaxation

HuffingtonPost.com | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 01.23.2014 | HuffPost Home

Just a short walk from the University of Michigan's buildings and bars teeming with college students lies a hidden house, tucked into woodlands, where...

This Home Was 74 Years Ahead Of Its Time

Posted 11.09.2013 | HuffPost Home

The work of Frank Lloyd Wright needs no identification. Unless, it's one of the hundreds of structures the legendary architect designed that never saw...

Seeing God in the Museum

S. Brent Plate | Posted 11.23.2013 | Religion
S. Brent Plate

With Aten Reign, Turrell assumes the museum-as-temple, adding his own objects of adoration, and offering a place for redemption. Only here, the object is light itself.

Dr. Toy Talks About the Power of Construction Toys

Stevanne Auerbach | Posted 11.03.2013 | Parents
Stevanne Auerbach

The world-renowned architect, Frank Lloyd Wright, wrote in his autobiography, "The maple-wood blocks are in my fingers to this day. These primary forms and figures were the secret of all effects which were ever got into the architecture of the world."

LOOK: Frank Lloyd Wright 'Fireproof' Home Hits Market

Posted 08.23.2013 | Chicago

Another one of Frank Lloyd Wright's homes has hit the Chicagoland market! The Prairie-style Stephen M.B. Hunt House just outside of Chicago in sub...

Who Wants To Buy A Frank Lloyd Wright Home?

ARTINFO | Posted 08.21.2013 | Arts
ARTINFO

There are about 20 Frank Lloyd Wright-designed homes on the market across the country at the moment, which the Wall Street Journal called the "largest...

Architecture as Protagonist: The Oak Park Traviata

Roxane Assaf | Posted 10.16.2013 | Chicago
Roxane Assaf

Among Lloyd Wright's earliest design and construction projects was his first family home built in Oak Park, Ill., a lush Chicago suburb with its own professional opera company, Verismo Opera Theater.

MoMA Makes An Adorable Storybook About Architecture

2012-02-16-archdailyreal.jpg | Posted 10.19.2013 | Arts

(Read original story here) By Karissa Rosenfield Inspiring builders of all ages, MoMA has released their first storybook, following the advent...

First Nighter: London Consumer Report on "Othello," "Strange Interlude," August Strindberg, Peter Nichols

David Finkle | Posted 08.19.2013 | Arts
David Finkle

If you don't mind an Othello (Adrian Lester) and an Iago (Rory Kinnear) policing Cyprus in desert fatigues and a Desdemona (Olivia Vinall) who arrives...

Happy Birthday, Frank Lloyd Wright!

Posted 06.08.2013 | Arts

In honor of Frank Lloyd Wright's birthday, we are revisiting a post originally published last year honoring the artist's life and work. Today marks...

PHOTOS: The Houses Famous Architects Called Home

The Huffington Post | Rain Embuscado | Posted 06.06.2013 | HuffPost Home

They're as elegant and cutting edge as you'd expect them to be.

Ten Reasons to Love Pennsylvania

Judith Fein | Posted 07.24.2013 | Travel
Judith Fein

"You're going to Pennsylvania?" our friends asked. "You're usually flying off to some destination we've never heard of, but the state named after William Penn? Why Pennsylvania?"

Think Twice Before You Buy A Frank Lloyd Wright-Designed House

The Huffington Post | Christina Anderson | Posted 05.20.2013 | HuffPost Home

Frank Lloyd Wright is arguably the one of the greatest American architects. He is known for creating residences marked by free-flowing spaces and wall...

Lebanese Journalists Trained to Cover/Uncover Corruption

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 06.21.2013 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

It's a very ambitious plan that will require a gargantuan effort on journalists' part given the stakes involved, as members of parliament and ministers are not obliged to divest themselves of business interests.