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Lights Before Christmas at the Toledo Zoo - fun way to kick off the holidays.

Daytime view of Spiegel, by artist Jaume Plensa (photo by Stephen Dutch). Painted steel latticework made up of letters from eight international alphabets welded together. Especially spectacular at night!

Spiegel, by artist Jaume Plensa, 2010 (photo by Richard Needham, via Flickr) has a new home at the Toledo Museum of Art - see it lit up at night, it's spectacular!

One Stranahan Square in Toledo - built in 1969, demolished 2011. Designed by Toledo architect Byron West, and one of my favorite downtown buildings.

Toledo Museum of Art Glass Pavilion designed by Kazuyo Sejima and Ryue Nishizawa, lead architects of SANAA (Sejima and Nishizawa and Associates). Photo Copyright Ralph Lieberman/photography sponsored by ARTstor

Architecture « The Toledo Museum of Art

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Toledo Museum of Art Center for Visual Arts designed by Frank Gehry - I'm not crazy about this attached to the Greek Ionic marble facade of the existing museum, or the lead leaching into the ground from the facade of the Gehry. However, IT'S A GEHRY!

Two Toledos documentary

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2216 Parkwood in 2005 - we lived on third floor in 1984 - 1986 when the building was painted white.

Ottawa Gate (at Ottawa Park, Toledo) by Robert Fessler, John Squire & David Black, Ohio 1994 Aluminum & Brick

Kabuki Dancer by artist Jerry Peart in downtown Toledo - one of my favorite public art pieces

The Pythian Castle on Jefferson Ave. in Toledo. Built in 1890 for the Knights of Pythias, a fraternal organization. Abandoned - cool building if someone had $ and vision.

2216 Parkwood-Edward Dow Home in Toledo's Old West End- Photo from 1901 - our first apt. was in third floor former ballroom. Destroyed by arson in 2009.

Mansion View Inn - The historic Reynolds/Secor residence in Toledo's Old West End

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