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Textile, Motus, 1970; Gaetano Pesce for Expansion; Screen printed cotton velvet; Gift of The Lake St. Louis Historical Society, 2001-30-1
Expansion
Gaetano Pesce was trained as an architect in Italy, but has also practiced in Paris and currently works in the United States. An extremely successful and influential designer, Pesce has established a reputation as an architect who is opposed to specialization. He has experimented, in his words, in “all fields of creative activity.” His multidisciplinary...
Bill’s Design Talks: Walter Hood
Walter Hood, a landscape architect, professor, and author, has been praised as a "community whisperer, creating spaces that have elements the residents want before they even know it." His inclusive and innovative designs transform overlooked sites like street corners and highway underpasses into vital gathering spaces. Hs approach puts community members at the center of...
Henry Muñoz III – Summer Design Institute 2006 pt.5
Henry Muñoz on the various cultural influences that make up the architecture and communities of Texas.
Henry Muñoz III – Summer Design Institute 2006 pt.6
Henry Muñoz on the various cultural influences that make up the architecture and communities of Texas.
Henry Muñoz III – Summer Design Institute 2006 pt.1
Henry Muñoz on the various cultural influences that make up the architecture and communities of Texas.
Henry Muñoz III – Summer Design Institute 2006 pt.2
Henry Muñoz on the various cultural influences that make up the architecture and communities of Texas.
Henry Muñoz III – Summer Design Institute 2006 pt.8
Henry Muñoz on the various cultural influences that make up the architecture and communities of Texas.
Henry Muñoz III – Summer Design Institute 2006 pt.7
Henry Muñoz on the various cultural influences that make up the architecture and communities of Texas.
Henry Muñoz III – Summer Design Institute 2006 pt.4
Henry Muñoz on the various cultural influences that make up the architecture and communities of Texas.
2010-17-1
Object of the Month: Design for Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts
This drawing was architect Rafael Viñoly’s presentation concept sketch for Verizon Hall, home of the Philadelphia Orchestra, as it appears from the west. Watercolors are an integral part of Viñoly’s working process, used in the early design stages to formalize his organizing concepts. Following the watercolors, more precise drawings present the actual resolution of the...