Travelling remained a large part of his life and in the early 1990s he was part of a team that worked on the iconic Bank of China building in Hong Kong, designed by Ieoh Ming Pei
, a Chinese American architect often called the master of modern architecture.
Despite the original choice of architect being Lebanon-born Rasem Badran in 1997, the commission was finally awarded to the Chinese-American architect Ieoh Ming Pei
, most notable for his redesign of the entrance to the Louvre in Paris (1989) and the East Wing of the National Gallery in Washington, DC (1978) among many other prized commissions around the world.
Martin Scorsese and Ben Kingsley were among the stars who graced the digital red carpet at the entrance of the new Islamic Museum of Doha, designed by Chinese-American architect Ieoh Ming Pei
It is justly served by this book, with its creative, at times abstract, photography, encapsulating architect Ieoh Ming Pei
's search for the 'essence' of Islamic architecture.
The five-storey building, designed by Chinese-American architect Ieoh Ming Pei
, whose projects include the Pyramide du Louvre in Paris, also houses exhibition halls, a library and an education centre.