“When you finish a big work you get the baby blues”

Pelli, Andreu expound on architectural theory Zeke Miller and Paul Needham Yale Daily News 2/21/08

“Monday’s discussion was characterized by Andreu’s obvious emotional attachment to his work. The famed architect of airports such as Charles de Gaulle in Paris — and whose recent work, the new Opera House in Beijing, is making an international splash in the architectural world — explained that the end of a project provides an opportunity for reflection on architectural ideas.

“’When you finish a big work you get the baby blues,’ he said. ‘And the only way to cure it is to go back to some origin and the principles that have guided you and to accept the time as a moment to consider theory.’”

 Posted by: Tanya

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