In the center of the National Portrait Gallery is the square-foot Robert and Arlene Kogod Courtyard which was designed by Norman Foster. Conde Nast Traveler named the structure one of the seven modern architectural wonders. National Portrait Galler
Born in Switzerland architect and designer Dieter Waeckerlin is best known for his strikingly spare - yet elegant - pieces. Waeckerlin’s designs are the essence of functional minimalism with many of his works featuring beautifully figured woods.