Detail View: Design Library Image Collection: Institut du Monde Arabe

Accession Number: 
69127
Call Number: 
aGxFR N933f I57ed09
Order Title: 
Modern Architecture
Type of View: 
exterior detail
View Title: 
close view of southwest corner of Tower of Books
Image Rights: 
copyright protected
Source Institution: 
NCSU Libraries
Collection: 
Design Library Image Collection
Culture: 
French
Subject: 
education
Subject: 
Orientalism
Subject: 
Islam
Subject: 
curtain walls (nonbearing walls)
Work Types: 
Architecture; cultural / educational buildings; cultural centers
Preferred Title: 
Institut du Monde Arabe
Agent Display: 
Architecture Studio (Group : Paris, France) (French architectural firm, 1973); Gilbert Lezenes (French architect, 1944-); Jean Nouvel (French architect, 1945-); Pierre Soria (French architect, active 20th Century)
Date: 
1981-1987 (creation)
Materials: 
aluminum, glass
Alternate Title: 
Arab World Institute
Locations: 
Paris, ┬┐le-de-France, France
Location Type: 
(current)
Style/Period: 
Contemporary
Classification: 
Architecture