Palestra, located on Blackfriars Road at the junction with Union Street directly opposite the new Southwark underground station, is clad by a patchwork of colour, giving scale and texture to the facade.
Four renowned architects have been commissioned by Abu Dhabi’s Tourism Development & Investment Company (TDIC) for iconic museums and a performing arts centre.
Museums in the 21st Century: Concepts Projects Buildings
Lentos Kunstmuseum Linz
On view: November 16, 2006 - February 19, 2007
The projects represented highlights the diverse personalities and handwritings of the architects.
Discrete object buildings - a reference back to an earlier single room courthouse model.
The Dickson Art Center, located on the UCLA campus, was originally constructed in 1964. Housing the Departments of Art and Design, the building incorporates additional space allocated to the Center for the Digital Arts and General Classroom use.