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Reading Time: 2 minutes mondrian

Mondrian Designs Get Fitted Onto Dutch Buildings

Designers at Studio Vollaerszwart have transformed building facades across The Hague with Dutch artist Piet Mondrian's iconic red, blue, yellow, and white grids to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the founding of the De Stijl movement.
Reading Time: 10 minutes Mr. Rogers Statue (by Roger Berk) Overlooking Pittsburgh (Foo Conner | Jekko)

Pittsburgh: Appalachia’s Resourceful Creative City

Once the center of American steel, Pittsburgh went through an implosive period during the 80s but has since reemerged from the ashes of deindustrialization, forging a new identity as the next great U.S. metropolis—one that equally embraces resourcefulness, innovation and creativity. We continue with our #CreativeCitiesUSA series to see how the city is leading the way in America’s Rust Belt.
Reading Time: 10 minutes Kinfolk Brass Band New Orleans (Source: Chelsea MItchell via neworleanskinfolk.com)

New Orleans: The Culture of Resilient Music Arises After Katrina

New Orleans, the Big Easy or simply NOLA—it is the multicultural, cosmopolitan land of brass, jazz and blues that's survived many economic struggles and natural disasters and has somehow maintained its resilient spirit. We continue with our #CreativeCitiesUSA series to see how the city has rebuilt itself since Hurricane Katrina.
Reading Time: 14 minutes Nashville Honkey Tonk Bars

Nashville: Destination City, USA – Part 1

In the first of our 3 installments, we dig deeper into the DNA of the city of Nashville, TN, which has made headlines in the last few decades as one of the top ...