Authors: Pino Shah and Eileen Mattei will discuss their book, “Brownsville Architecture: A Visual History”. The book reveals the heritage and history of Texas’s southernmost city as told by its buildings. Outstanding architectural images by Pino Shah show the influence of diverse cultures and regional styles that have shaped the border city’s built environment since 1841.Eileen Mattei weaves architectural details and Brownsville history into a narrative that illustrates show buildings mirror the people, the place and the times. The book will be available for purchase at the La tienda Gift Shop on the day of the event.
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