TITLE

Tadao Ando's Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth to be Dedicated December 14

PUB. DATE
November 2002
SOURCE
Art Papers Magazine;Nov/Dec2002, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the opening of the Modern Art Museum designed by Tadao Ando at Forth Worth in Texas. As indicated, the new building is scheduled to open on December 14, 2002 after a three-year construction. Ando' architectural project in the U.S. features include a massive planar walls of concrete and forty-foot-high transparent walls of glass, Ando is a past recipient of the Pritzker Architectural Price and several others, while his design runs next to the Museum Art in New York.
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26953056

 

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