I.M. Pei Architecture Photos

Ieoh Ming Pei (1917-present) pioneered the use of cast-in-place concrete & glass curtain walls for his structures. Noted structures include the JFK Library (1979) in Boston, the East Wing of the National Gallery of Art (1978) in Washington, DC, the glass pyramid at the Louvre in Paris (1989) & First Interstate World Center (1990) in Los Angeles, Walter Gropius at Harvard was his prime teacher.

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First Interstate World Center. Los Angeles, CA.Crown of First Interstate World Center [aka US Bank Tower]. Los Angeles, CA.Terraces of First Interstate World Center. Los Angeles, CA.Broad Center for Biological Sciences at Cal Tech. Pasadena, CA.
First Interstate World Center (1988-90) (73 floors) (633 West Fifth St.). Los Angeles, CA. Style: Postmodern. Architect: I.M. Pei & Partners.Crown of First Interstate World Center [aka US Bank Tower]. Los Angeles, CA.Terraces of First Interstate World Center. Los Angeles, CA.Broad Center for Biological Sciences at Cal Tech (2002). Pasadena, CA. Style: Postmodern. Architect: Pei Cobb Freed & Partners.
Stairwell section of Broad Center for Biological Sciences at Cal Tech. Pasadena, CA.Broad Center for Biological Sciences at Cal Tech. Pasadena, CA.Renovated arcade interior of Ferry Building. San Francisco, CA.National Gallery of Art. Washington, DC.
Stairwell section of Broad Center for Biological Sciences at Cal Tech. Pasadena, CA.Broad Center for Biological Sciences at Cal Tech. Pasadena, CA.Renovated arcade interior of Ferry Building. San Francisco, CA. Architect: I.M. Pei.National Gallery of Art (east building) (1971-8). Washington, DC. Architect: I.M. Pei Ass..
Pyramidal skylights by I.M. Pei of National Gallery of Art. Washington, DC.Color Panels by Ellsworth Kelly in National Gallery of Art. Washington, DC.Skylights & balconies by I.M. Pei in National Gallery of Art. Washington, DC.Skylights & balconies by I.M. Pei in National Gallery of Art. Washington, DC.
Pyramidal skylights by I.M. Pei for underground passage joining old & new buildings of National Gallery of Art. Washington, DC.Color Panels (1978) by Ellsworth Kelly in National Gallery of Art (east building). Washington, DC.Details of skylights by I.M. Pei in National Gallery of Art (east building) with Alexander Calder mobile. Washington, DC.Walkways by I.M. Pei in National Gallery of Art (east building) with Alexander Calder mobile. Washington, DC.
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum. Washington, DC.U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum victims photo wall. Washington, DC.U.S. Holocaust Museum memorial flame. Washington, DC.U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum. Washington, DC.
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum (1993) (Raoul Wallenberg Place). Washington, DC. Architect: Pei Cobb Freed & Partners.U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum victims photo wall. Washington, DC.U.S. Holocaust Museum memorial flame. Washington, DC.U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum architecture. Washington, DC.
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum atrium. Washington, DC.Parsonage & Birds sculpture by Joan Miró at base of JPMorganChase Tower. Houston, TX.JPMorganChase Tower has five sides. Houston, TX.JPMorganChase Tower, city's tallest building. Houston, TX.
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum entrance atrium. Washington, DC.Parsonage & Birds sculpture by Joan Miró at base of JPMorganChase Tower. Houston, TX.JPMorganChase Tower (1982) (75 floors) (600 Travis St.) has five sides. Houston, TX. Architect: I.M. Pei & Partners.JPMorganChase Tower, city's tallest building. Houston, TX.
Energy Plaza over Chapel of Thanksgiving. Dallas, TX.Fountain Place. Dallas, TX.Fountain Place & black glass pyramid at base of Renaissance Tower. Dallas, TX.Morton H. Myerson Symphony Center. Dallas, TX.
Energy Plaza (1983) (49 floors) (1601 Bryan St.) over Chapel of Thanksgiving. Dallas, TX. Architect: I.M. Pei & Partners.Fountain Place (1985) (62 floors) (1445 Ross Avenue at Field). Dallas, TX. Architect: Pei Cobb Freed & Partners.Fountain Place & black glass pyramid at base of Renaissance Tower. Dallas, TX.Morton H. Myerson Symphony Center (1989) (2301 Flora St.). Dallas, TX. Architect: I.M. Pei & Partners.
Myerson Symphony Center window array. Dallas, TX.Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum. Cleveland, OH.Rock & Roll Hall of Fame at night. Cleveland, OH.Rock & Roll Hall of Fame pyramid lit at night. Cleveland, OH.
Myerson Symphony Center window array. Dallas, TX.Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum (1995) (7 floors) (1 Key Plaza). Cleveland, OH. Architect: Pei Cobb Freed & Partners.Rock & Roll Hall of Fame at night. Cleveland, OH.Rock & Roll Hall of Fame pyramid lit at night. Cleveland, OH.
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame interior of entrance pyramid. Cleveland, OH.John Fitzgerald Kennedy Library. Boston, MA.Black & white monolithic structures of Kennedy Library. Boston, MA.Concave windowed wall in atrium of JFK Library. Boston, MA.
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame interior of entrance pyramid. Cleveland, OH.John Fitzgerald Kennedy Library (1979). Boston, MA. Architect: I.M. Pei. Black & white monolithic structures of Kennedy Library. Boston, MA.Concave windowed wall in atrium of JFK Library. Boston, MA.
Bank of America Tower. Miami, FL.Bank of America Tower. Miami, FL.Curved facade of Bank of America Tower. Miami, FL.Upper story details of Bank of America Tower. Miami, FL.
Bank of America Tower (1986) (100 SE 2nd St.) (47 floors). Miami, FL. Architect: Pei Cobb Freed & Partners.Bank of America Tower. Miami, FL.Curved facade of Bank of America Tower. Miami, FL.Upper story details of Bank of America Tower. Miami, FL.

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