NYC. Manhattan. At the Lincoln Center fountain at night.

     The Revson Fountain in the middle of the Plaza of Lincoln Center is one of my favourite spots to chill in NYC, especially in the evening when you can watch people going to or coming from the opera or ballet and families, friends or couples that live nearby just spending time together outside. The … More NYC. Manhattan. At the Lincoln Center fountain at night.

Los Angeles. Music Center. Peace On Earth sculpture & fountain.

  The Music Center in Downtown Los Angeles is made of the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, the Ahmanson Theater, the Mark Taper Forum and the Walt Disney Concert Hall. The “Peace on Earth” sculpture stands in themiddle of its main square, the Music Center Plaza. The sculpture by Jacques Lipchitz was dedicated in 1969 and is surrounded by 280 jets that … More Los Angeles. Music Center. Peace On Earth sculpture & fountain.

nyc. queens. unisphere.

the unisphere was built by the united states steel cooperation for the world’s fair in 1964/65 in the flushing meadows corona park in queens. it is “dedicated to man’s aspirations toward peace through mutual understanding and symbolizing his achievements in an expanding universe”.  the water fountains are only turned on during special events. i visited while … More nyc. queens. unisphere.

lisbon. rossio.

rossio is one of lisbons main squares, in the heart of the downtown neighborhood baixa. it’s original name is praca de dom pedro IV, but rossio is commonly used. the picture shows the typical portuguese pavement, one of the two fountains and in the background the teatro nacional d. maria II.