'Tadao Ando - Architect' opens

Friday, November 23, 2001

ST. LOUIS -- "Tadao Ando: Architect" opened Saturday, Oct. 6 at the Saint Louis Art Museum.

The installation features 17 projects with models, drawings, photographs and videos.

Ando is among the most distinguished architects working today. His buildings are personal statements that blend international modernism with Japanese architectural traditions. In 1995 he was named the 18th Laureate of the Pritzker Architecture Prize.

The show continues through Dec. 30.

Ando designed the Pulitzer Foundation for the Arts, his first public building in the U.S. The building opens Oct. 17.

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