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Marfa, Texas, with a population of 1,981 and one traffic light, has been an unexpected nexus of contemporary art for decades. Now it’s added another... Read More

Ever since James Dean starred in Giant, way back in 1956, Marfa, Texas has held a certain appeal for travelers. The infamous creativity community—and... Read More

Long before the small west-Texas town of Marfa was an art mecca with a famous fake Prada store, it was known for its “ghost lights.” Head a few miles... Read More

For Jennifer Rubell—known for large-scale, food-centric projects such as Padded Cell, a room with walls made from 1,800 cones of cotton candy meant for... Read More

You sit here and the whole world comes to you," Lynn Goode ... Read More

For spacious skies, for amber waves of grain, and for plenty of other reasons—many of them man-made, thank you very much—the fantasy of a coast-to-coast... Read More

What's old is new at four Texas hotels. HOUSTON A 1911 Beaux-Arts bank building is being transformed into the 135-room Hotel Icon (220 Main St., 713/224... Read More

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