Most of us have seen her work, but few know her name. Hildreth Meière (1892-1961) has created mosaics and murals that decorate famous spaces like Radio City Music Hall, the National Academy of Sciences, and St. Bartholomew’s Church. Now, the first comprehensive exhibit of Meiere’s work is on display in Washington, DC. Continue reading
When the construction of Chicago’s Marina City reached completion in 1964, it was an architectural and social icon for the city — and beyond.
Tonight on PBS, American Masters follows architect I.M. Pei back to the hometown he left as a young man, to design a new, modern museum for the city of Suzhou, China.