Michael J. Lewis teaches American art at Williams College and reviews architecture for The Wall Street Journal.
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Features December 2019
Landscapes, Quaker & otherwise
On “From the Schuylkill to the Hudson: Landscapes of the Early American Republic,” at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.
Features February 2019
Gehry in Philly
On the renovation of the Philadelphia Museum of Art.
Notebook November 2018
Robert Venturi, 1925–2018
On the godfather of postmodernist architecture, who died in September.
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Oct 31, 2016
The Genius of Winding Paths
The achievement of Frederick Law Olmsted is so stupendous that one cannot stand far enough back to take it all in.
January 12, 2018
Michael J. Lewis and James Panero discuss “Vincent Joseph Scully, 1920–2017”
Michael J. Lewis and James Panero discuss the life and work of Vincent Joseph Scully, 1920–2017. An obituary by Lewis appeared in The New Criterion’s January 2018 issue.
October 03, 2017
The architect of the Reich (audio article)
On the architectural horror of Albert Speer.