Aaron Betsky has been Director of the Netherlands Architecture Institute in Rotterdam since 2001. Previously, he was Curator of Architecture, Design and Digital Projects at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. He is the author of a dozen books, including Landscrapers published in 2002 and Three California Houses, 2003.
Bernard Tschumi Architects was established in 1982 in Paris with the commission for the Parc de la Villette. Since 1988, the firm's main office has been located in New York. Completed projects include Le Fresnoy National Studio of Contemporary Arts in Turcoing, France; Alfred Lerner Hall at Columbia University in New York; and a 7,000-seat concert hall and exhibition complex in Rouen, France.