That is where the beauty is. Margaret Kilgallen at the Aspen Art Museum

img_9912There is a simple truth in Margaret’s work, something that makes it feel very familiar and comforting. The new show at the Aspen Art Museum just furthers that feeling.

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Field Guide to the Vanity License Plates of Southwestern Ohio: Part 8

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The eighth installment of my typological investigation into the vanity license plates of Southwestern Ohio focuses on places, starting with NEUYORK and my accidental selfie.
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Elsewhere

Delta Queen Nominated for ‘Most Endangered’: Cincinnati’s own Delta Queen is getting well-deserved attention from preservationists.

Cincinnati-Area Parks a Growing Community Asset: the local park system deserves to be celebrated and supported.

How the City Hurts Your Brain: “After spending a few minutes on a crowded city street, the brain is less able to hold things in memory, and suffers from reduced self-control.” My urbancentric world has just fallen apart…

An Eichler House in Granada Hills Gets Restored on a Budget: awesome eye candy, and lots of Eichler love.

This Old Brooklyn House: This Old House comes to Prospect Heights in Brooklyn.

Organic Aspen Playboy Real Estate: this hovering, 25,00-square-foot Space Age monster can be yours for a mere 25 million.

Astroland Destructoporn: Rocket Removal Money Shot: not just a money shot, but a video as well, all designed to wrestle the little sentimentality I may have in me.