Charles Jencks

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Lorca without Lorca

Is it possible for a work of art to seem both completely sincere in its intentions and at the same time counterfeit and manipulative?
Opera Boston’s Ainadamar, plus Ida Haendel, the BSO, and West Side Story
By LLOYD SCHWARTZ  |  October 30, 2007

Best buildings

Most travel guides are little more than lists of colorless places in which to waste your money and sanitized tourist traps in which to waste your time.
Traveling with architecture
By DAVID EISEN  |  April 10, 2007