Homes for Gnomes

This is a site-specific sculpture, all made of willow branches, at the Palo Alto Art Center. This is the artist, Patrick Dougherty. He has done over 200 installations all over the world. He’s doing one a month for the next six months. Nice work if you can get it. You can see more of his […]

The Palace of Fine Arts

San Francisco’s Palace of Fine Arts recently underwent a $22 million renovation. Originally built for the 1915 Panama-Pacific Exhibition, it has been rebuilt a couple of times. A local socialite posed for a publicity campaign benefitting the Palace. Many facts about the Palace are available here. Many species of birds can be seen in the […]