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Articles with keyword "Architecture"

Guastavino vaulted staircase, 1914

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Vaulting Ambition

The artful masonry of Rafael Guastavino rediscovered.

Disney resort parking structure, Anaheim, CA

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Mickey Ramps It Up

Disney parking garage is world's largest.

Katherine Rinne

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Impertinent Questions with Katherine Rinne

Tapping into Roman waters

<em>The Apotheosis of Washington</em>

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The Other Jefferson Davis

The U.S. Capitol, as we know it today, would never have existed without Jefferson Davis.

Temple blending eastern and western elements

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Hawaiian Angle on Building

One person's pagoda is another's bell tower.

Photo of Bob Stewart looking over tornado damage

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Alabama's Bob Stewart

Alabama's Bob Stewart Builds and rebuilds on the humanities.

man and woman lying on their backs, "pinned" by chair bases

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Modern Love

Charles and Ray Eames forged a new sensibility while doing everything and nothing.

Church of the Odigitria

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Kimzha

Down south in the Russian North.

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Good Stable Manners

In Ancient Rome and Modern America, NEH-funded scholar Margaret Malamud looks at the ways visions of the imperial city have been incorporated into everything from the Constitution to Caes

Franklin School

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Capital Gains

Adolf Cluss lived through revolutionary times, first in his native Heilbronn in southwest Germany, where as a young man he got swept up in the popular uprisings of 1848, and then in Washington, D.C.,