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Salvaged trees to be used in Berkeley’s new art museum

The new Berkeley Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive is currently under construction in downtown Berkeley. Image: Diller Scofidio + Renfro Seven Canary Island pine trees that were cut down in order to allow construction of the new Berkeley Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive in downtown Berkeley were salvaged and will be used for several interior elements of the new […]

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Berkeley Art Museum’s architect talks

Charles Renfro, Ricardo Scofidio, and Elizabeth Diller. BAM/PFA Building Project News Center By Preeti Talwai “Our work started out of a museum wall,” said architect Elizabeth Diller on April 18, beginning the last lecture in the UC Berkeley College of Environmental Design’s spring series. Addressing an audience that ran the gamut from students to experienced professionals […]