Tag: Renzo Piano

  • Academic Achievement: Project Collaboration Takes Harvard Art Museums to  New Heights

    Academic Achievement: Project Collaboration Takes Harvard Art Museums to New Heights

    “Here’s the design: Now go for it.” … That’s precisely how things didn’t go on the elaborate, intricate and extremely technical renovation and expansion of the Harvard Art Museums in Cambridge, Mass. The recently completed project, which expanded the museum’s gallery space by more than 40 percent, boasts a 31,000- plus-square-foot façade consisting of various…

  • London Architecture Soars to New Heights

    Olympians will soon reach for new heights in London, as they sprint, swim and flip for gold, silver and bronze. At the same time, the event’s host city has also reached new heights. Standing 1,017.06 feet, the recently constructed Shard is the first skyscraper in Western Europe to both reach and exceed 1,000 feet in…