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The Smithsonian Scrapes Diller Scofidio + Renfro’s Hirshhorn ‘Bubble’

00:00 - 7 June, 2013
The Smithsonian Scrapes Diller Scofidio + Renfro’s Hirshhorn ‘Bubble’, Courtesy of Diller Scofidio + Renfro
Courtesy of Diller Scofidio + Renfro

After four years of high-brow debate, the demise of the controversial Hirshhorn ‘Bubble’ has been confirmed. The decision, made by Smithsonian Secretary G. Wayne Clough and Undersecretary Richard Kurin, comes shortly after the Hirshhorn board’s split vote resulted in the resignation of director Richard Koshalek - the man behind the ‘Bubble’. 

Video: Diller Scofidio + Renfro talk Hirshhorn "Bubble" on The Creators Project

23:00 - 18 February, 2013

The Creators Project released two new documentaries this week which feature the brightest new minds in design and architecture. The first piece investigates the work of Diller Scofidio + Renfro, and interdisciplinary design firm behind NYC’s High Line and Lincoln Center, and more. The second piece introduces us to the digital deviants OKFocus behind their new alpha-channel video experience for Tanlines’ “Not The Same.” The first video is above and the second video can be viewed after the break.