Richard Meier Shows Us Around His Model Museum


"Once a week, Richard Meier can be found at his model museum in the expansive Mana Contemporaryarts complex in Jersey City. This is where he comes to work on collages, collaborate with screenprinter Gary Lichtenstein, and visit with his daughter Ana, who runs a furniture showroom next door. The 15,000-square-foot Richard Meier Model Museum is filled with some 300 models of the architect’s work—from the Getty Museum in Los Angeles to his proposal for the World Trade Center site in Manhattan. The museum also includes exhibition space for Meier’s sculptural work and a library with 1,000 books and magazines from his personal collection."

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Architect’s Newspaper
June 22, 2015

A model of The Getty Center.