Tag Archives: Victorian Style

In San Francisco, Life Without ‘Starchitects’

The developers of Walker Tower, a luxury condo conversion in Chelsea, have taken it a step further, trumpeting the original designer of the former commercial building, Ralph Walker, whom The New York Times in 1957 called the “architect of the … Continue reading

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Art review: ‘The Steins Collect: Matisse, Picasso and the Parisian Avant-Garde …

Interspersed throughout the show are large photographic blow-ups of the Stein siblings’ various residences, mostly in and around Paris but in Palo Alto as well. In these conventional interiors, aggressively Modern paintings were often displayed in the old Victorian style, … Continue reading

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