Peter de Bretteville discusses complexity and its various forms in architecture. Roland Coate discusses diversity in the world of architecture, proposing that the discipline of architecture will cross traditional boundaries and link with other fields and disciplines, citing Christo, Robert Irwin, and Frank Gehry. Glen Small teases his fellow panelists and labels each with a nickname. He discusses his work on the Biomorphic Biosphere. The tape ends before he finishes.
Video Archive | Biomorphic Biosphere (2)
Glen Small talks about his childhood and being taught the value of work from his first jobs. He discusses a selection of his work including a project for Detroit that involved large office towers connected by skiing stadiums. His Biomorphic Biosphere project is a self sustaining system that grows when needed and would return Los Angeles to a natural state.