An Inside Look at Yves Saint Laurent’s Majorelle Garden & Museum in Marrakech

Created by the French Orientalist artist, Jacques Majorelle over almost forty years Majorelle Garden features a Cubist villa designed by the French architect, Paul Sinoir. Acquired by Yves Saint Laurent and his partner Jardin Majorelle is one of the most visited places in Marrakech. When we were in Marrakech last Read More …

A museum walk at Musee de l’Orangerie in Paris

Paris is loved for the café culture, shopping, its famous landmarks and but mostly for the wonderful museums.  From the Louvre to Musee del l’Armee .. there is so much to see, learn and experience…  One museum I adore is Musee de l’Orangerie, located inside the Tuileries Garden, Paris. Its compact size Read More …

Gustav Klimt: The Golden Kiss and more at the Belvedere, Vienna

Almost everyone has heard of the most famous romantic Painting Kiss by Gustav Klimt which portrays a couple in a loving embrace sharing an intimate moment in a field of flowers and gold leaf.  Gustav Klimt was an Austrian Symbolist painter and one of the most prominent members of the Read More …

Fridamania: Celebrating Frida Kahlo’s 110th Birthday at the DMA

It’s a Frida Fest here at the Dallas Museum of Art! Fueled by the rediscovery of Frida Kahlo along with a biopic in her name, Fridamania has kicked off once again, this time at the DMA. In celebration of the Dallas Museum of Art’s widely successful México exhibit featuring artists Read More …

Museum Walk: A visit to the Clinton Presidential Library

I had the opportunity to visit the William J Clinton Presidential Library and Museum in Little Rock, Arkansas. The design inspiration for the Museum is said to be the Long Room at Trinity College Dublin.  The Museum along with a reproduction of the Moonrock displays about 4500 blue boxes containing Read More …