Known to the general public for her colorful and close-up floral paintings, Georgia O’Keeffe was one of the most important American artists of the 20th century. She found her place in the world on a ranch in New Mexico, when she left her husband in search of herself.
Italy wouldn’t really be Italy without Giovanni Ponti, more widely known as Gio Ponti. Both as an architect and a designer, he left his mark on the country during the first half of the 20th century, when he succeeded in reinventing a distinctive Italian style and exporting it internationally.
Founded in 1863 and lasting for just over a century, Elgin was one of the leading watch manufacturers in the United States. The company embodied the ideals of American industrial capitalism, and to this day their reliable and inexpensive models maintain a good reputation among lovers of vintage watches.
Urban Remains discovers an early Frank Lloyd Wright-designed architectural remnant that survived the wrecking ball.
From Edvard Munch's The Scream to Van Gogh's Starry Night, here are the locations of the world's most famous artistic masterpieces.