One Contemporary Artist You Should Know — Norman Foster

The Hearst Tower, New York (2006) by Norman Foster. The geometric glass tower was the city’s first eco-friendly skyscraper. Photo: https://www.architecturaldigest.com/gallery/adaptive-reuse-modern-architecture?epik=dj0yJnU9RDZfaFBOWXVnQm5sU3pIZGhCMFlEbW5uTGh3aVFaMEomcD0wJm49eFVJNk5KVzVSdmIyb0pEcHZETHpfQSZ0PUFBQUFBR0xrQ2dv
Selma (1965) by Barbara Pennington. This powerful canvas depicts the heart-wrenching events that unfolded during a series of civil rights marches in Selma, Alabama, in the spring of 1965. Photo: https://mintmuseum.org/8-pieces-of-art-created-in-response-to-the-challenges-of-social-injustice/
Norman Foster showcases how Architecture is driven by innovation and necessity.
Norman Foster, the President of Norman Foster Foundation. Photo: http://content.time.com/time/specials/2007/article/0,28804,1647860_1647834_1644309,00.html
Foster + Partners’ website. They regularly post their upcoming, finished, and on-process projects on their website. https://www.fosterandpartners.com/
Foster + Partners has an Instagram account that regularly posts unique and interesting interior designs and architectures. https://www.instagram.com/fosterandpartners/
Apple Park (2017) in Cupertino, California by Norman Foster. Photo: https://www.architecturaldigest.com/story/buildings-redefined-architecture-past-5-years?epik=dj0yJnU9N3MzdXBPMVpRT1JfNFVBZjluck93alNESHVLaEJsRHAmcD0wJm49WnhjRW5RdTA3YjNlU0ZUT1V6M2xPQSZ0PUFBQUFBR0xsSDlV
Norman Foster’s UNECE Regional Action Plan 2030 to create sustainable urban housing.
30 St Mary Axe also known as The Gherkin (2003) designed by Norman Foster. Photo: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/30_St_Mary_Axe#/media/File:30_St_Mary_Axe,_'Gherkin'.JPG

“As an architect you design for the present, with an awareness of the past, for a future which is essentially unknown”- Norman Foster.

Metropolitan Building in Warsaw, Poland (2003). Norman Foster incorporates interactive public spaces into his designs. Photo: http://architecture-history.org/architects/architects/FOSTER/OBJ/2003,%20Metropolitan,%20Warsaw,%20Poland.html

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