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I.M. Pei Discusses The Louvre Pyramid

  • Aired: 03/31/2010
  • 02:15
  • Rating: TV-G
In this clip from I.M. Pei: Building China Modern, Pei describes the resistance he initially face when building The Louvre Pyramid and how he worked through the cultural attitudes that were resistant to putting a modern structure in a classical space. A production of PACEM Productions, distribution by by Bullfrog Films (www.bullfrogfilms.com).
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Pei explains the factors involved when introducing modern design to a classic institution
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