Tag: pittsburgh

The Independent Brewing Company

My new local bar… The Independent Brewing Company is a tavern located in my old/new neighborhood, Squirrel Hill.  We are dedicated to serving fresh, local beer, made only by Western Pennsylvania breweries.  Beer is an incredible beverage and we do…

No No: A Documentary

Learn yourself with a score by Adam Horovitz… On June 12, 1970, Dock Ellis threw a no-hitter for the Pittsburgh Pirates. In 136 years of baseball history, only 276 no-hitters have been recorded. Dock is the only pitcher to ever…

Tezuka Architects Playground Project

Bringing play to the forefront of the 2013 Carnegie International… Takaharu and Yui Tezuka established Tezuka Architects in Tokyo in 1994.  The Tezukas have realized houses, schools, office buildings, and healthcare facilities that prioritize human activity and a sense of…

There’s a Giant Yellow Duck in Pittsburgh

We absolutely LOVE The Duck! The 40 ft. tall three story wide, big, bright, yellow duck is the work of Dutch installation artist Florentijn Hofman and has found it’s way to the Steel City to rest on the waters of…