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Friday, 04 February 2011 21:43

Gehrys chaotic composition inside minimal form...


Location: Miami Beach, Florida, USA
Architects: Gehry Partners, LLP
Project Area: 100,641 sqf
Project Year: 2011


The New World Center is part of the New World Symphony Americas Orchestral Academy. Located in the heart of Miami Beach, the music education and performance facility is the first purpose-built home for the New World Symphony founded by artistic director Michael Tilson Thomas.

In terms of design the buildings exterior portrays a quiet, almost tamed Frank Gehry. The rectangle shaped white building expresses Gehrys well known bends and folds within its interior glimpses of which are visible through the main entrance east facade 80 foot high glass curtain wall.

Information is used from: www.dezeen.com

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