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Posts by Laura Itzkowitz

Harvard Museums Unveil Renzo Piano Renovation
Forget about the Old Boys’ Club, musty libraries, and leather club chairs. Harvard just unveiled a highly anticipated renovation of its art museums sure to ... Read More
In Time for Picasso's Birthday, His Paris Museum Is Reborn
Following on the heels of the re-opening of the Peninsula Paris, which recently debuted in a grandly restored 19th century manse, the Musée Picasso Paris ... Read More
Q+A with Master Beer Sommelier Marc Stroobandt
Between trips to England, Israel, and his hometown in Belgium, Marc Stroobandt trained the staff of New York City's new Belgian Beer Café in proper servin... Read More
Matisse: The Cut-Outs Arrive at NYC's Museum of Modern Art
From Tahiti to Cannes, motifs from Henri Matisse’s travels appear as mimosas, birds, jellyfish, and sharks. Vibrant shades of cobalt and vermillion dance ... Read More
Open House New York Unlocks Off-Limits Destinations
If you've ever craned your neck passing through JFK Airport to get a better look at Eero Saarinen's swooshing, Modernist TWA Terminal, and wondered how to... Read More
Hop Aboard Amtrak's Vintage Great Dome Train for Fall Foliage Viewing
As oak and birch leaves turn to deep reds and warm yellows, Amtrak will offer passengers the ideal viewing arrangement. From September 25 to November 4, i... Read More
The RedBall Project Rolls into Montréal
If you have yet to encounter the RedBall Project, get ready, because this traveling art project might be coming to a city near you. Passersby have been am... Read More
Cinecittà World Theme Park Opens in Rome, Bringing the Magic of the Movies to the Public
In The White Sheik, a 1952 film by the great Italian director Federico Fellini, a young newlywed wanders onto the set of her favorite television show. She... Read More
Dîner en Blanc Pop-Up Parties Unite Fashionable Foodies Around the World
“Are you going to a wedding?” a couple of passersby ask as a parade of people dressed in their finest white garb emerge from the New York City subway carr... Read More