I find alleys fascinating, because they’re where the city lets its guard down.
I’ve seen this garage a million times, just south of Delmar in University City, and I’ve always been impressed with the beauty of the green terracotta tiles. And coupled with the roof of the main house, it creates a wonderful… Continue Reading
I always loved the sleek, Art Deco design of the overhang of Saleem’s on Delmar in the University City Loop. Apparently not everybody appreciated it, as it has recently been reworked in a horrible, architecturally inaccurate manner.
The Loop in University City (yes, and partly in St. Louis) recently won a spot on the 10 best streets in America list from the American Planning Association. Update: The above link is dead, so here’s another one on the same… Continue Reading