The Minneapolis Federal Courthouse Plaza: Meaning and Identity

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2002-01-01
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Hohmann, Heidi
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The Federal Courthouse Plaza in Minneapolis might be considered a 'run-of-the-mill' project for Martha Schwartz. Critically acclaimed, it uses a minimalist design vocabulary, innovates with new materials, and expands on theoretical ideas she has previously explored. Designed and constructed for the Government Services Administration (GSA), the plaza comprises half a block at the bases of the Federal Courthouse designed by Kohn Pedersen Fox.

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This article is from Critiques of Built Works 2002, 7(5-10; 28-29); Posted with permission.

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