Twenty-eight curators, critics, art historians, and artists contributed their expertise to create this art-lover's ideal museum. They come from such institutions as: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; the British Museum, London; the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; the J. Paul Getty Museum, Malibu; the University of California, Berkeley; La Trobe University, Melbourne; the School of African and Oriental Studies, University of London; and The Courtauld Institute of Art, London.
Brutalism was mocked and misunderstood. But it produced some of the most sublime, awe-inspiring buildings on the planet. --Jonathan Meades, BBC TV Brutalist architecture arouses passion and fury in equal measure. --Financial Times It is damned by its name which comes from the French, bï¿½ton brut, or raw concrete, but we use the same word (Brut) to describe Champagne and this perhaps sums up the dichotomy at the heart of this style. --Financial Times