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Morphosis Architecture

Contemporary Architects Practice in Los Angeles, CA + New York City, NY, USA – Design Office News

Mar 4, 2017

Morphosis Architects News

Bloomberg Center Building at Cornell Tech Campus, Roosevelt Island, East River, New York State, USA
Bloomberg Center by Morphosis Architects
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Bloomberg Center Building at Cornell Tech Campus – Winner of a citation in the 2017 P/A Awards
Due to complete later in 2017, the Bloomberg Center is the first of three main buildings in the $2 billion Cornell Tech campus on New York’s Roosevelt Island. Part of former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s 2011 initiative to make the city a global hub for technology development, the campus is a joint venture between Cornell University in Ithaca, N.Y., and Israel’s Technion University.

Feb 10, 2017
Kolon Future Research Park HQ, Magok Industrial Park, Seoul, Korea
Kolon Future Research Park HQ
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Kolon Future Research Park HQ
The Kolon Group, based in Seoul, is a diverse corporation whose activities range from textiles, chemicals, and sustainable technologies, to original clothing lines in the athletic and ready-to-wear fashion markets. Between the group’s 38 divisions, Kolon covers research, primary material manufacture, and product construction – a unique configuration that enables the company to capitalize on its own resources and advances, and to forge innovative collaborations between divisions.

Morphosis Architects – Recent Building News

Perot Museum of Nature & Science, Dallas, USA
Date built: 2009-
Perot Museum of Nature & Science
photograph © Kenneth Johansson Photography
Perot Museum of Nature & Science – new photos added 7 Oct 2013
This major building designed by Thom Mayne is located on a 4.7-acre site just north of downtown Dallas. The landscape design was created in conjunction with Dallas-based Talley Associates

41 Cooper Square, New York, USA
Date built: 2009-
41 Cooper Square New York
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41 Cooper Square
A new sustainable academic building. The ribbon cutting ceremony marks a defining moment in Cooper Union’s rich 150 year history, underscoring the college’s commitment to academic excellence and its enduring tradition of granting full-tuition scholarships to all students. The distinctive building on Third Avenue between East 6th and 7th Streets will be New York City’s first LEED certified academic laboratory building.

MIPIM’s “My Architect(s)” panel discussion
11 Mar – Palais des Festivals, Cannes, France
Daniel Libeskind, Zaha Hadid, Thomas Maine & Wolf Prix discuss design and urban planning issues and offer their visions of tomorrow’s architectural practices.

Morphosis Book
image : Morphosis
New Morphosis Monograph + Website, 4 Mar 2009

Los Angeles Center
Emerson College Selects this L.A.-Based Architects Practice
to Design its New Los Angeles Center in Hollywood. 5 Aug 2008

The Phare, Paris, France
Date: 2007-12
Phare Tower Paris
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Phare Tower Paris by Morphosis
The height of this building is due to be 300m, almost as high as The Eiffel Tower (324m high).

Retrospective Exhibition – Pompidou Centre, Paris, France
Date: 2006

Morphosis – Key Buildings

Designs by this LA architecture studio, chronological:

Wayne L. Morse United States Courthouse, Eugene, Oregon, USA
Date built: 2006
Federal building, San Francisco, California
Date built: 2006
Science Center School, Los Angeles, California
Date built: 2004
University of Toronto Graduate housing, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Date built: 2000
Diamond Ranch High School, Pomona, California, USA
Date built: 1999

Buildings by Morphosis Architects

Architecture Designs, chronological:

The Phare, Paris, France
2007-12
Hypo Alpe Adria Bank Headquarters, Zagreb, Croatia

Cooper Union Architecture School, East Village, New York, USA
2006
Recreation Centre – University of Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
2006
San Francisco Federal Courthouse, San Francisco, USA
2006
Wayne L. Morse United States Courthouse, Eugene, Oregon, USA
2006
Science Center School, Los Angeles, California, USA
2004
Caltrans District 7 Headquarters, Los Angeles, California, USA
2004
Hypo Alpe-Adria Center, Klagenfurt, Austria
2002
University of Toronto Graduate housing, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
2000
Diamond Ranch High School, Pomona, California, USA
1999/2000
Sun Tower, Seoul, South Korea
1997
Blades Residence, Santa Barbara, California, USA
1995
Salick Healthcare Office Building, Los Angeles, California, USA
1991
Crawford Residence, Montecito, California, USA
1990
Cedar Sinai Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, California, USA
1988
6th Street Residence, Santa Monica, California, USA
1988
Kate Mantilini, Beverly Hills, California, USA
1986

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Morphosis Los Angeles – Practice Information

Morphosis Architects
Thom Mayne – Pritzker Prize winner 2005

Morphosis : background on the studio and alphabetical list of buildings

Perot Museum of Nature & Science
photograph © Kenneth Johansson Photography

This design studio is located in Los Angeles, California, USA
1972, Thom Mayne co-founded Morphosis
Thom Mayne was one of the founders of SCI-Arc (Southern California Institute of Architecture) in 1972.
Michael Rotondi left Morphosis in 1991 to form RoTo Architects.

Thom Mayne
photo : Richard Schulman




Thom Mayne – Background to the Architect

Born in Waterbury, Connecticut in 1944

Thom Mayne – Education

USC, USA
Harvard University Graduate School of Design, USA

Thom Mayne – Teaching Positions

Professor at UCLA, Los Angeles, USA

Morphosis Architects – American buildings

Thom Mayne architect : Pritzker Prize winner 2005

Morphosis Architects – Summary

Formed: 1972
Partners: Thom Mayne & Michael Rotondi
First Building: Pasadena School

Morphosis Architects location: Santa Monica, California, USA

American Architects

Pompidou Centre Paris exhibition by this LA design studio

Architecture Studios

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Morphosis Architects, USA – page

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