TITLE

Art and Hand

AUTHOR(S)
Filler, Martin
PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
New Republic;1/14/2002, Vol. 226 Issue 1, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the opening of the American Folk Art Museum in New York City. Comments on architect Thomas Krens' scheme for a Frank Gehry building in lower Manhattan; Discussion of architects Tod Williams and Billie Tsien's architecture business; Details of the design of the Museum by Williams and Tsien; Description of the work of exhibition designer Ralph Appelbaum.
ACCESSION #
5849176

 

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