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You’re Doing It Wrong: Air Travel

This week marks one of the busiest for travel — which for many of us means nervously clutching three-ounce shampoos as we queue up at security for government-sanctioned groping, followed by equally pleasant sardine-style seating and SkyMall reading.
Don't worry. Our expert is here to help.
By JACQUELINE HOUTON  |  November 23, 2012
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Architecture of Heaven and Earth

Looking at the wavy roofs of Félix Candela's most iconic structures, like the restaurant Los Manatiales (1958) in Mexico City, I think of pinwheels or the fluttering dress of a spinning dancer.
Félix Candela's curves, Walter Gropius's boxes
By GREG COOK  |  September 04, 2009
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A joyful mess

“Dead and Gong,” on view at Stairwell Gallery is a hodgepodge installation that feels a bit like a teen’s bedroom, the treasure horde of a Latin American crypt, and a squatter’s camp in the woods.
‘Dead and Gong’ at Stairwell; plus, summer at Lenore Gray
By GREG COOK  |  August 20, 2008
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Hearts of glass

In the photo it is night, and two women in cocktail dresses sit — perhaps chatting while jazz plays in the background — in a spare modern living room.
California cool at the Addison Gallery
By GREG COOK  |  March 19, 2008
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That pesky First Amendment

It’s going to be really tough topping the Bush Administration’s efforts to trash the US Constitution.
The feds seek tight restrictions on religious readings in prison¬
By PHILLIPE AND JORGE  |  September 12, 2007
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Exhibition expedition

Here are 10 exhibits across New England that will keep you happily inside all summer. Summer Guide 2006: Cheap thrills from Bar Harbor to New Haven.
A road trip to sample great art is worth the gas money
By GREG COOK  |  June 14, 2006


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Motion pictures

Like countless others, when I was a student and moving each year from dorm to apartment and then to another apartment, I made bookshelves out of bricks and planks of wood.
“Living in Motion: Design and Architecture for Flexible Dwelling” at the ICA   
By MARK FAVERMANN  |  February 22, 2006