NOLA’S ELECTRIC SPIRIT

In an age where instant gratification reigns supreme, I still believe in the beauty and art of waiting. I don’t mean the stuck in traffic during rush hour or suffering through impossibly long lines at the DMV kind of waiting either. More like waiting to get your images sent back to you after weeks away …

THE INDEPENDENT FILM INITIATIVE

Autograph Collection’s broad support of indie filmmaking encompasses hosting screenwriters as well as filmmakers, their cast and crews, and screening these films at hotels around the world.  Autograph Collection has aligned with some of the most respected names working at the forefront of independent cinema including Franklin Leonard, Founder & CEO of The Black List, …

HARMONIZING ARCHITECTURE

The Raphael Hotel, Kansas City, Missouri — Hotel No. 14 By 1927, the McCanles Building Company purchased three lots on the south side of the creek and commissioned local noted architect Alonzo Gentry to design luxury apartments to harmonize with the Spanish and Mediterranean motifs employed for the nascent Country Club Plaza. Perhaps others would …