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An Interview With Philip G. Freelon

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Rowell, Charles H Bond, J. Max Jr National Capital Planning Commission African American Museum Project National Museum of African American History and Culture Freelon, Adjaye, Bond, SmithGroup Architects Presidential Commission on the Development of the National Museum of African American History and Culture


Smithsonian History BibliographyInterview with architect Philip G. Freelon. Topics discussed include how the three architects, Max Bond, Philip Freelon, and David Adjaye came together to work on the project and how the different ideas of each man were integrated. Also discusses the programming and pre-design, the architectural design competition, and the smooth functioning of the team. Inspiration for the building and the meaning behind the architecture and behind being selected as the designers discussed as well.Callaloo Vol 38 JournalInstitutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, D.C. 20024-2520,
Number Of Pages: 09; Page Numbers: 752 761
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