Month: October 2011
All types of construction, be it construction of museums, stadiums, or even laboratories, there is his well-known architects, experts say. Business schools still to be found and developed his own style. Perhaps it is no recognized "masters of the genre," the judges made the architectural Contest to bet on Adjaye, who, despite the presence of bright and outstanding portfolio, not previously had experience with similar projects. Adjaye was born in Tanzania to Ghanaian diplomat, the family, but has been living in London. He became really well known for his experimental project houses, each of which the following was brighter and bolder the previous one – many of them were built for the well-known clients.
It further strengthened its position of the design of several public buildings – the Public Library Idea Store in east London, Rivington Place gallery in Shoreditch, as well as successful international projects – Museum of Contemporary Art in Denver and the Nobel Prize Center Peace in Oslo. But only after work on the school building Adjaye has managed to get their most promising order – a project of the National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington. Based on the original building Skolkovo construction of which will soon be completed, the Russian has paid off by selecting Adjaye. "In Moscow there is a new class of managers. Our project is just for them – says Adjaye. – It symbolizes the change in the overall dynamics of country, a departure from the Soviet culture. But instead of simply importing business culture from other countries, we try to create something new here. This building should not only send us to the architecture of the Brezhnev era and Constructivists, but also to be associated with something modern. " The main architectural elements of the business school, as well as the University campus and are considered the patio.