Posts Tagged “Pei Cobb Freed & Partners Architects L.L.P.”

Power and Patronage

03.27.2010  |  By
Filed under: Field Notes

I’m struck this week by Calvin Tompkins’s piece in the March 29 New Yorker on Julie Mehretu‘s recent commission for Goldman Sachs in NYC.

“It took me a long time—six months or so—to decide I wanted to do this,” Mehretu told the writer. Mehretu is thirty-nine, friendly, and open. “One reason was this wall, which is so cle... More