Across the Nation / Across the World

Friday, June 24, 2016

Santa Barbara Photoplay, Part II

Mural Room, Santa Barbara County Courthouse. Last year the Courthouse Legacy Foundation funded the restoration of Daniel Groesbeck's magnificent murals and John Battista Smeraldi's faux finish beams...Read the Full Story

Monday, June 13, 2016

West Coast Diary

La Casa de Maria, courtyard. 6:15 am. 888 San Ysidro Lane, Montecito. Mary McLaughlin Craig, architect. 1929. Having enjoyed my stay last fall at Santa Fe's top-of-the-hill IHC Retreat Center, I...Read the Full Story

Monday, May 16, 2016

San Francisco Social Diary

The dramatically expanded San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, presently the biggest modern and contemporary art museum in the U.S., opens to the public this month. GUESTS AT SAN FRANCISCO MUSEUM OF...Read the Full Story

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Sarasota Social Diary

Kristina Sparasino and Candice Henry at the Marie Selby Botanical Gardens annual Orchid Ball. By Geraldine Fabrikant The tickets were sold out months before Sarasota's Marie Selby Botanical Gardens...Read the Full Story

Monday, March 7, 2016

Washington Social Diary

Former First Lady Nancy Reagan entering Statuary Hall in 2009 on the occasion of the unveiling of a bronze statue of former President Ronald Reagan in the Capitol Rotunda. REMEMBERING NANCY REAGAN by...Read the Full Story