Eerily Beautiful Abandoned Places: Michigan Central Station: This hulking Beaux-Arts train station was the tallest train station in the world at the time of its construction in It was designed by Warren
Philadelphia College of Art Sketch by Louis Kahn- Kahn had Beaux Arts training at Penn, but his later sketches show other influences, such as his time spent with Albers. Notice his focus on major forms and shadow vs.
What To Do and Where To Stay on Your Honeymoon in Paris
What To Do and Where To Stay on Your Honeymoon in Paris. See: Musée D'Orsay. Welcome to Impressionist-art central. Set in a former beaux arts train station, the D'Orsay is chockablock with Monets, Manets, Renoirs—you name it. Head to the upper floor to see most of the big guns—on the middle level, you'll find a small but stunning collection of works by van Gogh (several self-portraits, Starry Night) and Gauguin's depictions of Tahiti. The café upstairs is also perfect for a light ...