Peace found herself greatly drawn to the unique architecture of designer/architect Barry Berkus, designer of Park Imperial South and was particularly taken with the folded-plate roof
line and the magnificent terrazzo installations.
Jerome Catholic Church has a folded-plate roof
and an octagonal sanctuary - a radical departure from the traditional cross-shaped layout and a reflection of Vatican II reforms.
When you look at the extraordinarily ingenious design of the Frankfurt Messehalle -- the largest space of its kind in Europe, covered by a single, column-free folded-plate roof
arching lengthwise - you are looking at the latest manifestation of a continuous line of architectural thinking.