London: Coal Office @ Coal Drops Yard

My second day in London kicked off with an absolute hit with my friends heading over to Coal Drops Yards with a reservation at Coal Office. I like to do some research but not enough to take away all the surprises. A friend of mine is a huge fan of Tom Dixon so I really … Continue reading

London: British Museum

I’ve been eager to visit the Great Court of the British Museum due to the sheer volume of space the glass dome covers. The British Museum was the first on my list of multiple buildings I hoped to visit on this trip to London. I didn’t make it to all of the ones on my … Continue reading

Los Angeles: Stahl House

If the number of pictures reflected how much any work of architecture has left a mark on my journey through life, then the Stahl House would certainly come to the top of the list. Its almost as if this house was created before its time, before the internet, before social media, before selfies- it literally … Continue reading

Los Angeles: The Getty

The Getty was a stretch goal for my first conscious, wide awake, intentional visit to Los Angeles. Nowhere near where we were staying closer to downtown LA, we decided at the last minute to take the Lyft ride across town- I mean, how bad could it be? Ummm, it was pretty bad and the epitome … Continue reading

Los Angeles: Maurice and Paul Marciano Art Foundation

The Marciano Foundation wasn’t on my list (have to leave some room for serendipity) but there was an Ai Wei Wei exhibit my friend found out about and a red dot room she had photo plans for- so we got our free reservations (YAY LA!) and off we went. Coming from our airbnb in Little … Continue reading