Peter Zumthor

interviewed by Christopher Hawthorne about his experience designing LACMA’s expansion.

+ The New York Times . photo: © Lea Meienberg for The New York Times

“There’s trial and error,” Zumthor said. “At the beginning, I always say to the client, ‘This is my artistic process.’” Zumthor grabbed a pen and on a blank piece of paper drew an elaborately curving, twisting line. “‘So, do you still want to do something with me?’”