Roman Colosseum

  • News

    November 14, 2013

    The Doomed Dome

    Tearing Down Our Colosseum?

  • Blogs

    November 7, 2013

    The Astrodome is Our Roman Colosseum and We're Going to Tear It Down

    When the Roman Colosseum was built, it was a sports stadium, the first like it and a spectacle like nothing seen before. It was iconic beyond what took place inside, but the atrocities and spectacular events that did occur inside the building added to its mystique. It became a symbol for Rome, so mu ... More >>

  • News

    June 6, 2013


    Plans to turn the Astrodome into a parking lot are just wrong.

  • Blogs

    January 14, 2013

    Friday Night: B.B. King at House of Blues

    B.B. King House of Blues January 11, 2013 "An abbreviated hour with a legend is still very magical, even if it doesn't live up to expectations." -- me, October 2011 There is no dispute, Mr. Riley B. King embodies the blues moreso than anyone has ever embodied anything, ever. He was born in Mississ ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 2, 2009

    The Aggies Know Great Architecture When They See It, Especially If It's Done By An Aggie

    ​Texas A&M University created an architectural award this year, the Spirit of Place medal, "envisioned as becoming one of the world's premier built-environment awards," according to a press release from the school.The university wants its new award to be "viewed in the same light" as the Stirl ... More >>

  • Calendar

    August 2, 2001


    Architects collaborate to give the Astrodome a second chance