Sir David Adjaye’s visionary sparkling crimson design for San Antonio’s newest museum creates yet another reason to venture to Texas. Open to the public this October and aptly named Ruby City, the museum is the architect’s first project in Texas, and is informed by art collector Linda Pace’s fanciful colored pencil sketch.
Described by David Bowie as, “the greatest cultural extravaganza one could imagine,” the German capital is a leading travel destination that serves as a hub for modern arts, music and culture, with numerous historic and contemporary attractions to experience and enjoy.
The ancient practice of sound healing is quickly becoming a relaxing ritual for busy urbanites. Rooted in age-old meditative practices innate to Hindu culture, sound meditation aims to restore balance and promote inner tranquility.
German artist Anselm Kiefer, known for his massive paintings and installations covering history, culture, religion and mythology, has his new sculpture, Uraeus, on display at Rockefeller Center in New York City now through the end of May.
Ever wonder what it would take to be James Bond, Jason Bourne or another notorious spy? SPYSCAPE, a recently opened experiential museum in New York, provides the answer by giving attendees the opportunity to enter the world of special agents, covert operations and secret missions.
According to The Wing’s in-house historian, the first professional women’s club in America was founded after Fanny Fern, a popular American newspaper columnist, was turned away from a speech Charles Dickens gave at the New York Press Club and told she could, “listen through a crack in the door.” Over 100 years later, The Wing carries on the tradition.
We spoke with recently knighted architect David Adjaye about designing the historic National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, DC.
The 7th Annual Architecture & Design Film Festival in New York City featured "Silo 468," a documentary film that captures the design and construction process of a permanent light installation in Helsinki.