's architectural firm, Studio Libeskind
, was selected as part of a development team to create a 197-unit affordable senior housing building at the Sumner Houses in Bed-Stuy Brooklyn.
, the famous Ground Zero masterplanner, is also on board for the architecture of Century Spire.
, a life-long storyteller and modernist painter was blessed with nearly total recall of people, places, and events over his 92-year lifespan.
himself arrived at the design concept during a walk through the Museum; one of the many crystals housed in our mineral displays caught his eye and he drew a preliminary sketch of his inspiration on a napkin.
was in town last Wednesday to attend the unveiling of the 60-story, mixed-use tower dubbed the "Century Spire" at the Century City Mall, Kalayaan Ave., Makati.
, who has brought his signature jarring curves, unexpected lines, and bold shapes to the Danish Jewish Museum, the Felix Nussbaum Museum, and the Military History Museum in Dresden, is the son of Holocaust survivors, and his work heavily mines themes of memory and remembrance.
has used slabs of the material for the facades, interior walls and floors of his creation "Beyond the Wall" - a spiral which he said "explores different trajectories before twisting to a dramatic zenith" and is set outside the company's headquarters in Almeria, Spain.
said: "Durham University is a place with both great history and great vision."
's designs attract attention everywhere they are built.
The one part of the Libeskind
plan that was preserved unaltered, however, was the tower's height of 1,776 feet, which is not only symbolic of the year of our nation's founding, but also bids fair to make the building the tallest on United States soil.
The Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT) will be a leader in the fields of education, technology and sustainable development with the signing of an agreement to create a state-of-the-art HCT Innovation City in Abu Dhabi.The HCT signed an agreement last night witharchitectural firmStudio Daniel Libeskind
and Siemens AG, to collaborate on the designand built ofan academic and technological hub which will be the future home to Abu Dhabi Men's College, CERT, and HCT's Central Services division.
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