Daniel Libeskind

Founder of Studio Libeskind

About the speaker

Daniel Libeskind is an international figure in architecture and urban design. His practice extends from building major cultural and commercial institutions to private homes and object design. Best known for designing iconic buildings such as the Jewish Museum in Berlin and the Denver Art Museum, Libeskind is also the master-plan designer for the World Trade Center site in New York City.
Libeskind believes that buildings are crafted with perceptible human energy, and that they communicate the greater cultural context in which they are built. His commitment to expanding the scope of architecture reflects his profound interest and involvement in philosophy, art, literature and music.

About the lecture: The Language of Architecture

In this talk, Libeskind explored his philosophy of building and city-making while sharing some of the Studio’s latest projects across the globe.