While you're taking a lunch break and pondering the chaos of holiday visitors, why not take a few minutes to visit an art gallery?
Here's a great one, and you won't even have to leave your desk -- The Missing Peace -- Artists Consider the Dalai Lama. This is a fabulous exhibit in which artists represent the teachings of the Dalai Lama, his persona, and other aspects of his existence. It is an impressive exhibit, including works by Richard Avedon, Chuck Close, and even Richard Gere.
Here is an overview of the exhibit, information about the artists, and upcoming dates and locations of this exhibit.