The building's east and west facades are patterned to evoke musical figures.
The elevated "table top" extension to the Ontario College of Art and Design, with its striking black and white pixilated skin and 12 multi-colored legs, stands 26 meters above the mixed Victorian and modern streetscape.
The new extension to the national museum, "Te Papa", meaning "Our Place" in Maori, is part of a major revival of the waterfront of Wellington, the capital city of New Zealand.
Gregory Colbert Ashes and Snow Shigeru Ban
The Nomadic Museum
Santa Monica, California, USA
On view: January 14, 2006 - May 14, 2006
The exhibition is an ongoing project by Gregory Colbert who, over the course of 14 years, has photographed unscripted interactions between man and nature's living masterpieces in their natural state.
Located on Monte Gaiás, a small hill overlooking Santiago de Compostela, the City of Culture is a new cultural center for the Province of Galicia in northwestern Spain.