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Title Jean Nouvel : Guthrie Theater
Published [San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2014
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Description 1 online resource (1 video file, approximately 60 min.) : digital, .flv file, sound
Summary French architect Jean Nouvel has long been known in Europe for his bold, shimmering glass museums, concert halls, and high-rise towers. Now the much-acclaimed new Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis, Minnesota, which opened in 2006, is displaying Nouvel's remarkable talents to an American public. With a cantilevered lobby that extends 175 feet over the Mississippi River, the dark midnight-blue, aluminum-paneled structure has captivated the culturally conscious city and helped spur the rejuvenation of a once-industrial waterfront. In the tour, Nouvel takes us through three distinctive theaters he designed for the Guthrie, and out onto the cantilevered deck to view the legendary river that inspired the boldly elevated design. Producer: Edgar B. Howard. Director: Muffie Dunn
Notes Title from title frames
Event Originally produced by Checkerboard Film Foundation in 2008
Notes Mode of access: World Wide Web
Subject Nouvel, Jean, 1945-
Guthrie Theater.
Architecture, French -- Minnesota -- Minneapolis.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Video recordings.
Form Streaming video
Author Howard, Edgar B., producer
Dunn, Muffie, film director
Kanopy (Firm)