How the Tobin Center was born
SA Symphony, SLL, Jennifer Koh: Luxurious goulash May 16, 2015
Heracles and me: Responding to an object in the SA Museum of Art’s Greek Collection 2011
SA Symphony, SLL, Alexander Gavrylyuk: High craft (and crash) in Shostakovich 10th May 30, 2015
Photos of the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts
music, theatre, architecture, the city, etc. / san antonio / mike greenberg / diane windeler
Playhouse SA Cellar/ Water by the Spoonful: The war at the end of the war July 8, 2015
SA Symphony’s new music director: Sebastian Lang-Lessing seeks a sound, connects with local tradition Feb. 22, 2010
Morocco, 2013
The veil
Studio theater
The ordered array of LED lights and the angled faces of the panels came late in the game. 
architecture & urbanism
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Tobin Center in the final stretch: Musings on acoustics, the urban context and digital technology as a design tool May 15, 2014
Reviews by Diane Windeler
AtticRep / From the Mahabharata: Steps to enlightenment June 8, 2015
Lives of the sunflowers
Playhouse Cellar/ 4000 Miles: A bond of caring May 22, 2015
A case for urban density, Part 1: Did we really ‘choose’ suburbia? August 8, 2014
Secrets of the veil: How to weave a mantilla
The Vex / Rumors: An elegant chaos May 8, 2015
What’s where at  the Tobin:Interactive map with photos
Bienvenido a San Antonio Exhibit at Urban-15 March, 2015
culture& ideas
The Vex / Boeing, Boeing: A job for air traffic control Aug. 25, 2015
A case for urban density, Part 2: The high costs of low density August 11, 20114
SA Symphony 2015-16: An unusually venturesome season March 15, 2015
SA Symphony, SLL: Name that tune June 7, 2015
The architecture of the Tobin Center for the Performing ArtsSeptember 14, 2014 
Review: In new downtown stage for the arts, design runs deep
Road trip, 2014
Front lobbies
Where we eat
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Men and their stories
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H-E-B Performance Hall
SA Symphony, Steven Sloane, Evelyn Glennie: An essay in color and nuance May 2, 2015
incident light
‘We have to have a place of our own’: An account of an ugly incident in Chicago, 1975
Olmos Ensemble; SOLI Chamber Ensemble: Musical chairs, and music plus  May 22, 2015
Front facade (remnant of 1926 Municipal Auditorium)
Memo to COK: Thanks: Remembering the late editor and publisher July 11, 2013
SA Symphony, SLL, Jennifer Koh: Luxurious goulash May 16, 2015
How the Tobin Center was born