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June 16, 2010

Preservation in the News

The National Trust for Historic Preservation has a new president. And for the first time in the group’s history, it’s a woman. So, in Ms. Meeks’ honor, we bring you some preservation stories in the news.

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June 11, 2010

Friday Fun: The FIFA Edition

GOOOOOOOOOOOOAL! For all you soccer/football fanatics out there, we have this look at FIFA stadiums across the globe in honor of the World Cup...

June 10, 2010

Remembering Architecture Critic David Dillon

Remembering Architecture Critic David Dillon

Last week, the architecture world, both locally and nationally, lost one of its most profound and passionate voices. David Dillon, the architecture critic at The Dallas Morning News passed away last Thursday at the age of 68. Some thoughts and memories inside...

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June 02, 2010

Wednesday News Roundup: The Ground Zero Edition

Is there a more complicated development than the former World Trade Center site in New York? Funding issues, criss-crossing infrastructure and a site crackling with symbolism and sensitive feelings adds up to some real drama...

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May 28, 2010

Friday Fun: MCM Version

Today’s Friday Fun is another shout-out to Mid-Century Modernism.

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May 27, 2010

Renzo Piano Designs for Kimbell Museum Addition Unveiled

Renzo Piano Designs for Kimbell Museum Addition Unveiled

We had another posting all ready to go for today, but feel obligated to report today’s breaking news from the local architecture scene. Fort Worth’s Kimbell Museum has unveiled the much-anticipated designs by Renzo Piano for an addition to its Louis Kahn building. We have the story and nation-wide reaction below.

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May 26, 2010

Wednesday News Round-Up: The Local Edition

Wednesday News Round-Up: The Local Edition

We didn’t have to look far from home to find this week’s hump-day news stories. A flattering review, and update on a big church project, a peek at a North Carolina project with hints of things to come here, and a tip of the hat to our friends to the west all follow the jump.

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May 25, 2010

Mid-Century Modern Musings

We were thrilled when, last week, D Magazine’s FrontRow blog had a great review of our current exhibition on Ju-Nel Homes. So, in keeping with a Mid-Century Modern mood, here are a few other mid-century gems that have been in the news.

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May 21, 2010

Preservation in the News

We’ll be at the Kalita tonight for Preservation Dallas’ Preservation Achievement Awards. In the spirit of the occasion, here are some recent news items on preservation. And a way that you can get involved.

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May 20, 2010

Our Local Stadiums: Past and Present

Jump with us for articles on the new (Cowboys Stadium and its art installations) and the old (Texas Stadium and its demolition).

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