Union Station – behind the scenes

National Trust for Historic Preservation  behind-the-scenes tour, May 31st. The Roman centurion statues are by Louis Saint-Gaudens.  The construction is repairing the damage from the 2011 earthquake. The 1927 Pullman car, the Marco Polo, from the Norfolk Southern Railway, is parked on a side track at Union Station.  FDR leased this car when he was … Continue reading Union Station – behind the scenes

Rain Room

An amazing exhibit at MOMA, by Random International.  The room of rain is in a lot next to MOMA.  The room is dark except for a floodlight, and has pouring rain straight down, except it senses where people are and does not rain there.