Network News

X My Profile
View More Activity

Arts Post Archive: Philip Kennicott

Google Art Project: 'Street view' technology added to museums

Sandro Botticelli's "Birth of Venus," left, and Vincent van Gogh's "The Starry Night" are included in the project. (Corbis, The Museum of Modern Art) Google is bringing its "street view" technology indoors. With the launch of the Google Art Project,...

By Philip Kennicott  | February 1, 2011; 6:00 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (9)
Categories:  Galleries, Museums, News Features, Philip Kennicott, Smithsonian  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Frank Gehry refines his Eisenhower Memorial design

A rendering of the Frank Gehry design. (Courtesy Gehry Partners) Architect Frank Gehry made an official presentation this afternoon to the U.S. Commission of Fine Arts, one of the oversight panels that must approve his designs for a new...

By Philip Kennicott  | January 20, 2011; 3:07 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Architecture, Philip Kennicott, Urban Design  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Where is Washington's great public square?

Teens dance in Dupont Circle. D.C.'s circles don't function well as public spaces. (Bill O'Leary/Post)Over his long and distinguished career, architect Robert Gatje worked with two giants of modernism, Marcel Breuer and Richard Meier. But it was into the past,...

By Philip Kennicott  | January 6, 2011; 5:19 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (6)
Categories:  Architecture, Philip Kennicott, Urban Design  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

AIA|DC releases winning design

(Courtesy: Hickok Cole) By Philip Kennicott The local District chapter of the American Institute of Architects has chosen a design team for its newly leased space on Seventh St. NW, in the bustling Penn Quarter district. The winner is...

By Philip Kennicott  | October 25, 2010; 8:06 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Architecture, Philip Kennicott  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Georgetown Library to reopen

By Philip Kennicott Two Washington landmarks were gutted by fire on April 30, 2007. The city pledged to rebuild them both, and in June of last year the first of them, Eastern Market, reopened. On Monday, the Georgetown Library will...

By Philip Kennicott  | October 14, 2010; 10:52 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (0)
Categories:  Architecture, Philip Kennicott, Reviews  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Security at the Jefferson Memorial

(Courtesy: The National Park Service/The National Captial Planning Commission) By Philip Kennicott Get ready for more bollards. The National Capital Planning Commission, one of the oversight bodies that deals with planning and design issues in the District, met today...

By Philip Kennicott  | October 7, 2010; 4:50 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (1)
Categories:  Architecture, Blake Gopnik, Philip Kennicott  
Save & Share:  Send E-mail   Facebook   Twitter   Digg   Yahoo Buzz   Del.icio.us   StumbleUpon   Technorati   Google Buzz  

Older Entries in This Category »

A new home for architects, Philip Kennicott , October 6, 2010
Bio: Philip Kennicott, Christian Pelusi , September 15, 2010
 
RSS Feed
Subscribe to The Post

© 2011 The Washington Post Company