Bruce Cole

New York Survival Story

How the New York Public Library weathered a near-death experience

Gehry’s Middle Finger

The pugnacious and perennial bad boy and his ego

An Insult to Ike

Frank Gehry's $100 million memorial to Dwight Eisenhower isn't just an ugly monstrosity, but a gargantuan folly funded by the taxpayer

Underrated: Abroad

The ravenous longing for the infinite possibilities of “otherwhere”

The king of cakes

"Yuletide revels were designed to see you through the dark days — and how dark they seem today"