David Chipperfield - Architecture and the Strength of Limits
21 October 2009 – 31 January 2010
"A cerebral blockbuster" Wallpaper*
"Assured, serious and impressive" Riba Journal
With a style that is restrained, quiet and thoughtful, David Chipperfield is of one of Britain’s leading architects. He has a huge international reputation and completed buildings in China, Japan, Italy, USA, Spain and Germany. Chipperfield produces subtle and sophisticated buildings, from museums to homes, with an acute sensitivity for materials and a powerful awareness of their environment.
This comprehensive overview will look at key moments in his development as well as at major recent projects including the Museum of Modern Literature in Marbach, Germany, the America’s Cup Building in Valencia, Spain, the newly completed Neues Museum in Berlin and the Hepworth Museum in Wakefield, Yorkshire.
David Chipperfield Architects - Form Matters was on tour at Fundación Pedro Barrié de la Maza, A Coruña, Spain, from 25 February - 30 May 2010.