Starcrossed Starchitects

Controversies in architecture.

Copyright 2014 Diller Scofido and Renfro
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Starchitects: Elizabeth Diller and Ricardo Scofidio

Signature Work: The sly postmodernism of the High Line elevated park in NYC.

Recent Controversy: Outrage broke out over their expansion plans for New York’s Museum of Modern Art, for which the former American Folk Art Museum next door will be torn down, despite the fact that the acclaimed 2001 building was designed by the couple’s good friends, another set of married architects, Tod Williams and Billie Tsien.