Now the official museum of the German Armed Forces, the Dresden Museum of Military History was once shut down by a German government uncertain of how the institution would fit into a newly unified German state. Studio Libeskind was selected as design architect for an extension in 2001, when an architectural competition was held. The winning design boldly interrupts the original building’s classical symmetry. The extension, a massive, five-story 14,500-ton wedge of glass, concrete, and
Santiago Calatrava's World Trade Center Transportation Hub - New York City, NY USA / Construction is making headway on this center which will be a link to all transportation facilities in the city as well as a visitor's destination and a major retailer.