Architecture’s Modern Marvels

http://www.vanityfair.com/culture/features/2010/08/architecture-survey-slideshow-201008

for example:

Foster likes:

MY CHOICES FOR THE MOST IMPORTANT BUILDINGS, MONUMENTS, OR BRIDGES COMPLETED SINCE 1980:

Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao, Spain (Frank Gehry)
Menil Collection, Houston (Renzo Piano)
Lloyd’s Building, London (Richard Rogers)
National Assembly Building, Dhaka, Bangladesh (Louis Kahn)
Petronas Towers, Kuala Lumpur (Cesar Pelli)

MY CHOICE FOR THE MOST SIGNIFICANT WORK OF ARCHITECTURE CREATED SO FAR IN THE 21ST CENTURY:

aint-Pierre, Firminy, France (Le Corbusier)
Large Hadron Collider, Switzerland and France (CERN)

Jean Nouvel likes:

MY CHOICES FOR THE MOST IMPORTANT BUILDINGS, MONUMENTS, OR BRIDGES COMPLETED SINCE 1980:

Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao, Spain (Frank Gehry)
HSBC Building, Hong Kong (Norman Foster)
Tjibaou Cultural Center, New Caledonia (Renzo Piano)
DeYoung Museum, San Francisco (Herzog & de Meuron)
Barajas Airport, Madrid (Richard Rogers)

MY CHOICE FOR THE MOST SIGNIFICANT WORK OF ARCHITECTURE CREATED SO FAR IN THE 21ST CENTURY:

Scottish Parliament Building, Edinburgh (Enric Miralles)

Cesar Pelli likes:

MY CHOICES FOR THE MOST IMPORTANT BUILDINGS, MONUMENTS, OR BRIDGES COMPLETED SINCE 1980:

Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao, Spain (Frank Gehry)
Mediatheque Building, Sendai, Japan (Toyo Ito)
Barajas Airport, Madrid (Richard Rogers)
Petronas Towers, Kuala Lumpur (Cesar Pelli)
Millennium Bridge, London (Norman Foster)

and Rogers goes for:

MY CHOICES FOR THE MOST IMPORTANT BUILDINGS, MONUMENTS, OR BRIDGES COMPLETED SINCE 1980:

Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao, Spain (Frank Gehry)
Menil Collection, Houston (Renzo Piano)
HSBC Building, Hong Kong (Norman Foster)
Cartier Foundation, Paris (Jean Nouvel)
George H. W. Bush Federal Building, San Francisco (Thom Mayne/Morphosis)

MY CHOICE FOR THE MOST SIGNIFICANT WORK OF ARCHITECTURE CREATED SO FAR IN THE 21ST CENTURY:

Bird’s Nest Olympic Stadium, Beijing (Herzog & de Meuron)

let’s get another one, Vinoli likes:

MY CHOICES FOR THE MOST IMPORTANT BUILDINGS, MONUMENTS, OR BRIDGES COMPLETED SINCE 1980:

Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao, Spain (Frank Gehry)
Menil Collection, Houston (Renzo Piano)
HSBC Headquarters, Hong Kong (Norman Foster)
Church of the Light, Osaka, Japan (Tado Ando)
Tokyo International Forum, Japan (Rafael Viñoly)

MY CHOICE FOR THE MOST SIGNIFICANT WORK OF ARCHITECTURE CREATED SO FAR IN THE 21ST CENTURY:

Large Hadron Collider, Switzerland and France (CERN)

see the full list here :

http://www.vanityfair.com/culture/features/2010/08/architecture-survey-list-201008



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