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Emmanuel Petit

Stories

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    The Gate of Creation: Tadao Ando's Design School in MexicoSubscription

    4 November, 2013

    Tadao Ando uses the metaphor of ‘the gate’ to create a powerful symbol for this new art, design and architecture school but at some cost to the building’s pedagogical performance

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    The Rotunda of Wonder: James Turrell at the GuggenheimSubscription

    17 September, 2013

    Non-vicarious art: Light artist offers Guggenheim-goers an ambient space for contemplation

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    Interview: Steven HollSubscription

    4 March, 2013Comments (1)

    Emmanuel Petit talks to the American architect about poetry, Wittgenstein and the futility of philosophy in a world of rapid change

  • Steven Holl's Sliced Porosity

    Interview: Steven HollSubscription

    4 March, 2013Comments (1)

    Emmanuel Petit talks to the American architect about poetry, Wittgenstein and the futility of philosophy in a world of rapid change

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    The Parrish Museum on Long Island by Herzog & de Meuron, USASubscription

    17 December, 2012

    Synthesising allusions to the vernacular with contemporary abstraction, the new Parrish Art Museum encapsulates the changing dynamic between art, landscape and architecture

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    Breakdown in the gridSubscription

    23 November, 2012

    In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, destruction clears the way for inventive reconstruction, writes Emmanuel Petit. Photography by Iwan Baan