Saturday, June 24, 2017

Cranes over Houston June 2017 Edition


Aris with new construction site in foreground 
Emerging Marlowe Green Card Condo Tower near GreenStreet 

Historic Niels Esperson Building with cranes at SKANSKA's Capitol Tower site
in the foreground  

Two more highrise construction projects getting under way near Market Square 

The big hole in the ground between El Big Bad and the former Houston Chronicle Garage 
Contruction Cranes at Texas Medical Center - View from Holcombe at Greenbriar 6/22/2017
Cranes on the Horizon at the Texas Medical Center - View from Holcombe at Greenbriar 6/22/2017 
Profile of Construction Cran in Downtown Houston
Silhouette of construction crane seen from Austin Street at Houston Center 

Whole Earth Travel Wisdom from Shepherd at Alabama


Whole Earth Provision Co. - Cactus sign with literary missive

Monday, June 19, 2017

Emancipation Park Reinaugurated




EMANCIPATION PARK CULTURAL CENTER - Houston, TX 77004
EMANCIPATION PARK CULTURAL CENTER - Houston, TX 77004 



B-CYCLE RENTAL STATION AT EMANCIPATION PARK 


Emancipation Park Directory - Site Plan with Legend
Emancipation Park Site Map 
Children's Play Area 









EMANCIPATION PARK TEXAS HISTORICAL COMMISSION MARKER 
2900 Emancipation Ave, Houston, TX 77004
Park Regs 


Public Swimming Pool in the Third Ward



Emancipation Park Directory 

Sunday, June 18, 2017

Pavement Rainbow Installation on Lower Westheimer at Taft

Colorful and queer, straight parallels at right angles
The most literal street art, not to mention oxymoronic 




 

INFRA: PRE-EXISTING ATTRACTIONS ON THE BLOCK 


The timeless El Tiempo Stallion  

Colorful neighbors 
Musicians mural at Nunbers night club in Montrose
Musicians mural at Nunbers night club 

 AND THE NEW POLYCHROMATIC PERIMETER MARKINGs
WITH ORANGE CONES AND BARRELS  FOR A SHORT TIME ONLY 

Traffic across the rainbow 

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

That edgy new skyskraper on Main


Looking up at the 609 Main at Texas Tower 
from the sidewalk on the West side of Main 
Putting the Chase Tower into the shade 
Missing corner at intersection of Main and Capitol 
West-facing face of new Hines Tower 

Reflection of 609 Main on the glass skin of the BG Group Place Tower 

Houston Streetwise Summer 2015 - Thumbnails of Top Photos

Houston Streetwise Summer 2015 - Thumbnails of Top Photos
thumbnails of blog post pics Summer 2015

2015 Mosaic of Sample Pics

2015 Mosaic of Sample Pics
2015 Jan-Feb Pics Posted