Category Archives: urban beauty

Stairway at Casa del Prado

“Always be on the lookout for the presence of wonder.” ~E.B. White    

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Reading Room

  The Helen Price Reading Room in the San Diego Central Library.“The People’s Penthouse” is an airy three-story high inspiring glass room for relaxed, quiet reading and study. The 16-foot diameter chandelier is a reflector and it is made from “3form … Continue reading

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Balboa Park detail w clouds

Here is an oil painting of Balboa Park, one of many images I will post this “Centennial year” My history and love of Balboa Park began in elementary school where I  attended Art classes held in the Park at the San Diego Museum of … Continue reading

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composition in black, white & gray

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San Diego Central Library

From a recent visit to our Fantastic new Central Library downtown.  

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occasions of grandeur

“Although described by a contemporary critic as ‘looking like an overloaded sideboard’, it (the Paris Opera House) is now regarded as one of the masterpieces of the period. Here Garnier triumphed over a cramped and difficult site, handling the carriage-ramps … Continue reading

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a northern direction

A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art. Paul Cezanne

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