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Starcrossed Starchitects

The Hoodie of the Future


The Hoodie of the Future

British clothier Vollebak makes garments for today’s superhero.

Sohm looks at the color and how fine the mousse is — the fine streams of bubbles — a sign of great quality.

Wine and Spirits

How to Drink Grower Champagne

Legendary sommelier Aldo Sohm on rarer bubbles.

The Perfect Pour

Wine and Spirits

The Perfect Pour

A deep dive into the world of Macallan Scotch whisky.

The top echelons of architecture have never been contention-free. Filippo Brunelleschi’s plan for the great Renaissance Duomo in Florence was scorned as impossible to realize, and everyone scoffed at Gustave Eiffel’s Parisian monument—before it became an icon. And people are still debating whether Frank Lloyd Wright’s Guggenheim Museum spiral in New York is a good place to show art more than 50 years after it was completed. Today the pioneers are called “starchitects,” but the controversies remain, as demonstrated by a host of current kerfuffles.


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