TITLE

PEI'S PRIDE

AUTHOR(S)
Berenson, Ruth
PUB. DATE
October 1978
SOURCE
National Review;10/27/1978, Vol. 30 Issue 43, p1359
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on I.M. Pei's architectural work of the East Wing of the National Gallery of Art in Washington D.C. Pei faced numerous amounts of architectural challenges during the design of the East Wing. In the process he has separated the East Wing from the remainder of the gallery. In spite of his efforts the paintings and sculptures, they look problematical. However, it seems likely that the new Wing will attract contemporary art in a similar way as the older wing has attracted ancient art.
ACCESSION #
6079751

 

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