Critic’s Pick: Richard Meier


"As the story goes, Richard Meier initially pursued a career as a visual artist, but after some not-so-positive critique from his New York abstract painter contemporaries like Frank Stella, he shifted focus to his other field of proficiency: architecture. On the occasion of the inaugural Chicago Architecture Biennial, “Richard Meier: Process and Vision” highlights the breadth of the renowned architect’s career. As the Jersey City headquarters of Mana Contemporary houses The Richard Meier Model Museum, this exhibition features mockups of earlier projects like The Getty Center and Atlanta’s High Museum, as well as newer structures like the Arp Museum in Germany, and the yet-to-be-completed Reforma Towers in Mexico City."

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Visual Art Source
October 21, 2015

Richard Meier & Partners Architects, Scale rendering of the Arp Museum, Remagen-Rolandseck, Germany, 2002-2007 by Richard Meier & Partners Architects. Photo courtesy of Mana Contemporary.