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The Year In Pictures: A 2019 Photo Essay Part I

I love this city! There are more things to do & see in the MetroABQ than hours available. During the course of my job, I am very fortunate to spend time around three favorite activities: Architecture, Art & Scenery. The last year beautifully satisfied all three: unique & exciting architecture to see almost daily, public art pieces & private exhibitions that expanded my mind, & the stunning New Mexico landscapes always thrill & electrify. The photo essay above & below are images captured during the last year...

The three images above are from a Foothills home built by architect Bart Prince, probably the Metro's most famous & quirky designer. Nestled deep in the Sandia Heights & sitting on over 3500sqft, the curvilinear features flow organically from one part of the home to the other, with constant visual reminders of the never-ending city skyline views. The front entry was a sweet architectural treat: a three-dimensional corner door with six translucent windows. It's currently for sale, at $740,000...