The Tao of Taos

Richly colored desert mountains

So many stories surround Taos, New Mexico, I felt a bit trembly when Highway 518 emerged from the evergreen Carson National forest and looped down into the remote New Mexico valley. According to legend, people who enter Taos are destined to remain there forever…

Shown Above: Organ Mountains Desert Peaks, New Mexico. Photo by Lisa Phillips, Bureau of Land Management, Las Cruces District Rangeland Management via Wikimedia

Fleeting Greatness in London

Serpentine Gallery Pavilion

The best modern architecture in London is temporary. Every summer since 2000, Serpentine Gallery has commissioned world-famous architects to design pavilions on the grounds near the Gallery building. At the end of the season, patrons can  purchase the structures for their own use.

You can explore these temporary structures every summer at Serpentine Gallery—for free.

Join us for a year-by-year photo tour of all the Serpentine Gallery pavilions >>