Entries in Norman Foster (6)
CNN's Becky Anderson examines how Architecture's role in society, how it affects our lives and how it shapes the environment.
Via World Trade Center NY
World Trade Center Architects Norman Foster, Richard Rogers and Fumihiko Maki along with Silverstein Properites Executives discuss the design process for WTC Towers 2, 3 & 4. Designs for these towers were completed in the spring of 2008.
SFMOMA has recently been gifted an incredible collection from the Fishers. They have decided to expand three fold due to this and are currently in the process of selecting an architect. Whose on the ballot? David Adjaye, Norman Foster, Diller and Scofidio and Snohetta. SFMOMA's existing building was built by Mario Botta, it will be interesting to see how the selected firm interacts with his monumental creation. This is a video of each of the architects talking about their concerns and ideas regarding the project.
(SFMOMA's existing building by Mario Botta built in 1995)