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The Architects - Show 269 - Morphosis

February 20th, 2011

Episode 178 of 346 episodes

Interview with Thom Mayne, director ofMorphosis above: Cooper Union by Morphosis NEWS • New York Times editor Nicolai Ourousoff has describedFrank Gehry’s almost finished 8 Spruce Street tower as “the finest skyscraper to rise in New York since Eero Saarinen’s CBS building went up 46 years ago. And like that tower, and Philip Johnson’s AT&T (now Sony) building after it, 8 Spruce Street seems to crystallize a particular moment in cultural history, in this case the turning point from the modern to the digital age.” • BIG’s first new york W57 building has begun construction…. • The discs are starting to appear on the façade of RMIT’s new Design Hub on the CUB site on Swanston Street designed by Sean Godsell… • Aaah, the Serenity.The Castle’s Bonnie Doon House for sale. • AusIAArchitecture awards are open. Closing date now extended to 4th March due to the bad weather! Refueltalk series

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