Furniture That Transcends Time

SAN ANTONIO, TX Next time you settle down in your family room, remember to thank George Nelson (1908-1986). When Nelson coauthored the book Tomorrow’s House in 1945, he described both the now familiar family gathering spot, and the “storagewall,” solving specific design challenges for a more informal way of living. George Nelson: Architect, Writer, Designer, [...]

The Healing Power of Art Assists Medical and Nursing Students

The McNay Art Museum in San Antonio has had an influx of student doctors and nurses in its halls lately, but medicine is the furthest subject from their mind. They stand in groups of ten staring intently at pieces of art and discussing what they observe. Watch them and you might see them gesticulating at [...]