THE NEW MODERNISTS: 6 European Architects [trailer]

Posted: May 27, 2011

THE NEW MODERNISTS 6 European Architects a film by Michael Blackwood (1992, 58 minutes, color) Website: With the participation of: Antonio Cruz and Antonio Ortiz, Kristian Gullichsen, Jacques Herzog and Pierre de Meuron, Hans Kollhoff, Jean Nouvel and Eduardo Souto de Moura Narration by Kenneth Frampton. Produced at roughly the same time as The New Modernists 9 American Architects, this film examines an equally interesting selection of European architects. Critic Kenneth Frampton sees this group of architects, working from Seville to Finland, understanding and interacting with the ideas and structures of Aalto, Saarinen and Mies to form a confident new European identity. © Michael Blackwood Productions 2011 All Rights Reserved