Ball point pen on the morning newsprint

Square foot for square foot, there is no place on earth I find more inspiring than the Metropolitan Museum of Art. That sentiment, shared by so many, is in no small part due to it's charismatic director from 1967 to 1977 Thomas Hoving, who passed away on Thursday from lung cancer. He was 78.

From todays NTY

  1. December 16, 2009 -

    love the brevity of this one