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Architect Annabelle Selldorf on Narrative Structures

I grew up with architecture. My parents were designers and architects involved in the local art scene in Cologne. As a child born in the early 1960s, I was surrounded by the cultural ramifications of a postwar Germany re-creating itself: Cologne was full of new buildings under the influence of the Bauhaus. The scale of life then was so different. In the 21st century, everything from houses to airports is bigger, often expanding out of proportion. Read more about architecture in the Berkshires >>