A collection of articles that we just had to share.

18 07, 2016

Mural Engages the Families of the Fallen Five

2017-10-27T07:52:16+00:00

[gdlr_image_link type="image" image_url="" link_url="" alt="" target="_blank"] Kevin Bate interviewed by public TV, WTCI  CHATTANOOGA. Perhaps cities are among our best architects of memory. Afterall, cities are places that offer an intentional public realm to reveal what we value. Such places speak to us if we roll or stroll by slowly and just look. One of the most poignant of such memorials is a new

Mural Engages the Families of the Fallen Five2017-10-27T07:52:16+00:00
20 06, 2016

Enjoy Summer Glamping in Asheville via Vintage Airstream

2017-10-27T07:52:16+00:00

[gdlr_image_link type="image" image_url="" link_url="" alt="" target="_blank"] ASHEVILLE. If you covet that shiny silver airstream that passes you on the Interstate, with its rivets, curves, and near die-cut shape that evokes 'nostalgia,' then connect with Asheville Glamping. The owners offer vacation rentals with great interior midcentury charm. Baby airstream rental option from Asheville Glamping Take Silver Bettie, a 1955 Spartan Manor

Enjoy Summer Glamping in Asheville via Vintage Airstream2017-10-27T07:52:16+00:00
19 06, 2016

Musician Caitlin Cary Records Urban Fabric of Raleigh

2017-10-27T07:52:17+00:00

[gdlr_image_link type="image" image_url="" link_url="" alt="" target="_blank"] RALEIGH. Fans of Ryan Adams' early nineties 'alternative country' sound will know the name Caitlin Cary. The violinist and singer landed in the city's music scene with the highly popular band, Whiskeytown, fronted by Adams. Cary originally moved from Texas to the Carolinas to study creative writing, but her musical talents quickly took center stage. Cary Caitlin continues to call

Musician Caitlin Cary Records Urban Fabric of Raleigh2017-10-27T07:52:17+00:00
16 06, 2016

Repurposing a Hotel for Urban Living at Passenger Flats

2017-10-27T07:52:17+00:00

[gdlr_image_link type="image" image_url="" link_url="" alt="" target="_blank"]CHATTANOOGA. The artist 'Seven' has left his signature on quite a few Chattanooga commercial structures. The latest commission can be seen at the landmark Chattanooga Choo-Choo highlighting a new residential community called Passenger Flats. Seven captures both the history of the site as a train hub and the current transformation as a music-centered entertainment district. We had to share. Seven is the

Repurposing a Hotel for Urban Living at Passenger Flats2017-10-27T07:52:17+00:00
12 06, 2016

A pun, a soap bubble, and a song walk into a bar…

2017-10-27T07:52:17+00:00

FRANKLIN. We love all things local and laughs at Nashville Interiors. We came across Music City Suds in a charming gift shop in the antique district in Franklin, The Tin Cottage. We couldn't stop making up our own puns in the fun spirit of Music City Suds' product line. Take the candle, 'Daddy sang basil." Or the bath concoction evoking Patsy Cline, "Soaking After

A pun, a soap bubble, and a song walk into a bar…2017-10-27T07:52:17+00:00
12 06, 2016

Food & Design: The Locals Eat at this ‘Peasant-style’ Pastaria on Signal Moutain

2017-10-27T07:52:17+00:00

[gdlr_image_link type="image" image_url="" link_url="" alt="" target="_blank"]SIGNAL MOUNTAIN. Summer days call for a drive to Signal Mountain to hike along the many trails. Or, at least stop in at Signal Point to take in the stunning vista of the Tennessee River Gorge from the limestone rim. Such adventures may work up an appetite. Artist: Nino Piccolo In small communities and rural areas

Food & Design: The Locals Eat at this ‘Peasant-style’ Pastaria on Signal Moutain2017-10-27T07:52:17+00:00
5 06, 2016

‘Loving Vincent’ is World’s First Fully Painted Feature Film

2017-10-27T07:52:17+00:00

[gdlr_image_link type="image" image_url="" link_url="" alt="" target="_blank"]GDANSK, POLAND. 'Loving Vincent' is the first fully painted feature film in the world and tells the story of Vincent van Gogh, a Dutch painter who rivals Rembrandt in fame. Film crew working in painting-animation 'Loving Vincent' has demanded vision and commitment. Each of the film's 62,450 frames is an oil painting on canvas, using the same

‘Loving Vincent’ is World’s First Fully Painted Feature Film2017-10-27T07:52:17+00:00
25 05, 2016

‘Insanely Beautiful’ Kitchen of Food Blogger Beth Kirby

2017-10-27T07:52:18+00:00

[gdlr_image_link type="image" image_url="" link_url="" alt="" target="_blank"]CHATTANOOGA. When food writer Beth Kirby redesigned her kitchen, it caught the attention of Bon Appétit, as well as those of us who follow her exquisite blog: Local Milk. Her photography has been awarded the competitive Saveur Best Food Blog Award. Photo by Beth Kirby In a new world of old-world open shelving, Beth Kirby shows us

‘Insanely Beautiful’ Kitchen of Food Blogger Beth Kirby2017-10-27T07:52:18+00:00
18 05, 2016

Site Specific: New Tennessee Landmark Builds Community with Fine Art

2017-10-27T07:52:18+00:00

[gdlr_image_link type="image" image_url="" link_url="" alt="" target="_blank"] CHATTANOOGA. One of the 900 streets in the country named to honor Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. is in Chattanooga. A unique public art process that began last year with conversations between the city's residents and designers is the subject of a new film, America's Boulevard. The documentary was created by Tyler Jones and Mark Slagle of Nashville with 1504,

Site Specific: New Tennessee Landmark Builds Community with Fine Art2017-10-27T07:52:18+00:00