When I started this project, I was a young architect. I was very apprehensive about any changes to the design. Whether I wanted to or not, I learned that you can accept some changes to its form without compromising its intent. But it’s a leap of faith that I didn’t want to make initially – to put it mildly.
More Michael Arad quotes :
For two years nobody talked about anything other than the name arrangement. There was no fund-raising and no progress being made on construction and design.Michael Arad
How do you design it so that people can form a space of their own, and feel quiet and contemplative?Michael Arad
I really appreciate artists of the 20th century, and I can see a lot of their influence on my work, but to suggest that my design only fits within an 'ism' kind of bothers me.Michael Arad