Paul Strand at the Philadelphia Museum of Art

The Paul Strand exhibit at the Philadelphia Museum of Art is a big deal in many ways. The exhibit, which opened October 21, 2014 and runs through January 4, 2015, includes 2 films and over 250 photographs. It also includes … Continue reading

San Diego: Take Two

Judith and I are not swallows, but like those that haunt Capistrano, we tend to go back to the same places over and over again. We’ve been back to the Brandywine, PA region at least six times in the six … Continue reading

Newport Do’s and Don’ts: The Mansions

The Newport, RI mansions define conspicuous consumption. If gawking at generally tasteless faux grandeur is your thing, you’ll not want for things to do. On our recent trip, we took in three mansions, the mandatory Breakers, Marble House, and Vernon … Continue reading

Bruce Museum: Masterworks of Photography

While it’s true that we’re only “45 minutes from Broadway” — upper Broadway anyway — getting into Manhattan to visit a museum is still, well a drag. And then there’s the hassle and expense of parking. 15 Minutes to The … Continue reading