The Corner House
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... environment, while simultaneously related to its neighbors and the installation as a whole. The reflections on the cube surfaces and interiors change as you circle them and with the change of the position of the sun during the day. The surfaces are subtle, the effect of the reflections are sometimes like watercolors depending on what they are reflecting from the environment. Other times they are only shades of grey, using just form ...
... to be thriving with lots of traffic and people on the streets. Many people from Juarez come across the International Bridge to do their shopping here in El Paso.
Franklin Mountains State Park in El Paso and Forest Park in Portland both claim to be among the biggest urban wilderness areas in the US. Other than that, the ...
... Took the road down from Alpine toward Study Butte. It is always so amazing to see how the landscape changes and the different colors that appear here and there. The cactus are blooming and were beautiful to see.
Got to the campground and checked in. Took awhile to get all the groceries arranged and put away. Took some time to make some quick food, ie tabouli and hummus for later on during the trip. Rested a ...
... studio here and founding the Chinati Foundation located on the old military base just south of town. We could see some of his structures outside but they are not open on Monday or Tuesdays. There are eleven buildings here displaying work by a lot of artists.
This town also has a number of border crossing agents living here and then they travel 67 miles down to Persido and Big Bend to work. We were stopped again for a ...
... and the hot springs that dump into the Rio Grande. Hiking to the hot springs, the signs warn that autos are frequently broken into and warn against crossing the river into Mexico or buying merchandise from illegals coming across the border. So the enterprising locals on the other side of the river cross the river, lay out their merchandise with a ...
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