Renovation of the Paris Zoo
24 February 2010
Presentation by the National Museum of Natural History, Paris, with Valérie Pécresse, Ministre de l’Enseignement Superior et de la Recherche , Bertrand-Pierre Galey, Directeur général du Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle, Chantal Jouanno, Secrétaire d’Etat chargée de l’Ecologie, Yves Gabriel, Président-directeur général de Bouygues Construction (representing Chrysalis), and Lyne Cohen-Solal, Adjointe au Maire de Paris. Project by the Chrysalis Group, Jacqueline Osty Associés, landscape architecture, Bernard Tschumi urbanistes Architectes, with Véronique Descharrières (BTuA), Synthése Group.
Now or Never, Harvard
23 February 2010
Bernard Tschumi lectures at Harvard’s Graduate School of Design on the topic, “Architecture: Now or Never.”
1970s Recollection and Rebellion
18 February 2010
Bernard Tschumi appears in a panel discussion on the decade in architecture at the Barbican Gallery in London with Peter Cook, Ron Arad, Charles Jencks, and Brett Steele. Event Details.
Contemplating the Void
12 February 2010
Bernard Tschumi and 200 other architects were invited to present works that interpret and celebrate the architecture of the Guggenheim’s central gallery on the occasion of the Museum’s 50th anniversary. Selections will be on view in an exhibition titled “Contemplating the Void: Interventions at the Guggenheim Museum” at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum from February 12 to April 28, 2010.
La Roche-sur-Yon Opens in Formal Ceremony
06 February 2010
A public ceremony inaugurates a footbridge in la Roche-sur-Yon, France designed by Bernard Tschumi Architects and Hugh Dutton Associates. The bridge's cylindrical structure aims to express the loads and stresses on the bridge while creating an original and contemporary statement for a town promoting the arrival of TGV train service to the coast.