NOLA Spotlight: New Orleans Museum of Art

NOLA Spotlight: New Orleans Museum of Art People come to New Orleans for a lot of things: to eat, drink, party, and listen to music. One thing that’s overlooked, though, is that we have an amazing museum. The New Orleans Museum of Art  (NOMA) was founded in 1910 by Isaac Delgado and has over 40,000 Read more about NOLA Spotlight: New Orleans Museum of Art[…]

24 Hours in Santa Fe

After I gave a paper at a conference in Albuquerque, I rented a car and set out for Santa Fe. Twenty Four hours in this town, I soon discovered, was nothing but a tease. Santa Fe was easy on the eyes with its earth-toned, stucco buildings and laid back, friendly people. And the food was Read more about 24 Hours in Santa Fe[…]

Encountering Botero

I’ve encountered Botero a few times in my life—most of them unexpectedly. I didn’t even know who this Colombian artist was the first time I was walking through Venice, and I spotted his voluptuous nude sculptures on display throughout the town. For those of you who aren’t familiar with his work, Fernando Botero is an Read more about Encountering Botero[…]