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The Art of Structure

Carnegie Museum of Art

Date:
Sept. 24, 2010 daily until Feb. 6, 2011

Cost:
Free with Admission

Exhibit/Exhibition Hall:
Heinz Architectural Center

Time:
All Day

The Art of Structure explores historically radical methods employed by engineers to build bridges and concrete structures with great economy and elegance. Presented together aretwo distinct exhibitions, The Art of Structural Design: A Swiss Legacy and Félix Candela: Engineer, Builder, Structural Artist, including 20 stunning models complemented by diagrams, notebooks, and photographs. Both exhibitions introduce visitors to built works that enrich the public life of modern industrial, urbanized society. The Art of Structure is organized by Princeton University.