Philip Johnson

  • Blogs

    May 13, 2011

    Comerica Bank Tower Needs Some Help

    ​This hasn't been a good week for 1717 Main Street: First, TM Advertising announced it's moving out and heading to Victory Park, which didn't faze Downtown Dallas Inc. CEO John Crawford. And then, this morning, The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Metropolitan Real Estate, which bought the do ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 13, 2011

    Lesbian Couple, Turned Away From Justin Chapel, Exchange Vows At Cathedral of Hope

    Photos by Andrea GrimesTina Shaft, wearing a feathered headpice, married her partner of nearly a decade, Tiffany Fenimore, in a service at the Interfaith Peace Chapel at the Cathedral of Hope on Friday afternoon.​After they were turned away from a private wedding venue in Justin, north of Fort Wor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 25, 2010

    Sunday, Sundance Brunch At Fort Worth's Reata

    Photos by Andrea Grimes and Man O' The HourReata Bloody Mary, really satisfying.​Someone, anyone, 'splain me the mystery wrapped in an enigma wrapped in a monkey riding a pig that is Fort Worth's Sundance Square. It's a tourist trap that feels authentic. It's easy to park in and around. Locals see ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 25, 2010

    Fifteen Years After Cathedral of Hope Intro'd Its Phillip Johnson Chapel, A First Look

    ​Perhaps you vaguely recall the press conference during which architect Phillip Johnson stood with Michael Piazza to announce his plans to build upon the Cathedral of Hope grounds a so-called Interfaith Peace Chapel -- which Johnson called "the finest job I've ever had in my life. ... a big civic ... More >>

  • Dining

    April 15, 2010
  • Blogs

    April 10, 2010

    Financial Times on the Good, the Bad and the "Omnivorous" Dallas Architecture

    Justin TerveenDallas City Hall​Woke up this morning all prepared to direct your attention to Monday's Transportation and Environment Committee briefing involving neighborhood farmers markets, in which the key city-staff recommendation reads, "Neighborhood Farmers Markets may operate 24 non-consecu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2010

    NYTimes Takes Long, Loving Look Philip Johnson House Built in Dallas in '64

    ​The New York Times has just posted a tribute to the Preston Hollow manse Philip Johnson designed in the early 1960s for Henry and Patricia Beck -- which, for those interested in a lengthy history-of, is prominently featured in the book Philip Johnson & Texas by Frank Welch. Patty put the plac ... More >>

  • Calendar

    December 3, 2009
  • Culture

    March 10, 2005

    Capsule Reviews

    Our critics survey the local art scene

  • Calendar

    March 3, 2005

    Modern Art

    MoMa's extreme makeover

  • Film

    February 12, 2004

    The Family Guy

    A son goes looking for his late father and finds some buildings

  • News

    December 4, 2003

    Fallen Angel

    Under the Reverend Michael Piazza, the world's largest gay and lesbian church soared, only to tumble into divisiveness and anger

  • Culture

    December 26, 2002

    Think Piece

    Fort Worth's new Modern Art Museum is a place to while away the hours

  • Culture

    November 4, 1999

    The shape of things

    Form, function, and abstraction blend in sculptor Anthony Wright's new show

  • News

    June 24, 1999

    Edifice complex

    Michael Piazza wants his proposed $20 million cathedral to send a message to the world -- gays can go to heaven too

  • Dining

    February 27, 1997

    Our way

    Modo Mio offers its Italian unadorned but not unappreciated