The edifice -- rectangles of concrete, thin strips of glass -- does not invite. It doesn't repel, either. The broad concrete walls set into the chaotic urban landscape give off a surprising luminescence. Instead of seeming hulking, the gray expanse has an airy texture -- high cirrus clouds on a... More >>>
By Jennifer Silverberg
Really, how many locals are dying to see what's inside the Ando? The building is shown here from the outside, with a view of the Aristide Maillol bronze "Venus."