This past February, BIG and Heatherwick Studio unveiled their designs for Google’s new Mountain View Headquarters in California. The project, which will be built by robots, faced sizeable critique, as well as site complications—that have since been resolved—over the past year. Now, as a part of Esquire’s 2015 Breakouts, Bjarke Ingels—founder of BIG—is speaking out about how the firm won the Google bid, and why the headquarters could create a new mold for Silicon Valley urbanism. Ingels goes on to discuss other major BIG projects, like 2 World Trade Center, and an upcoming NFL stadium. Read the full Esquire interview, here.
Esquire Interviews Bjarke Ingels on the Google Headquarters, 2 World Trade Center and the NFL
Cite: Sabrina Santos. "Esquire Interviews Bjarke Ingels on the Google Headquarters, 2 World Trade Center and the NFL" 29 Nov 2015. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/777785/esquire-interviews-bjarke-ingels-on-the-google-headquarters-2-world-trade-center-and-the-nfl> ISSN 0719-8884
About this author