“Starchitect” Bjarke Ingels’ billion-dollar designs


"starchitect" bjarke ingels' billion-dollar designs

​He’s young, Danish and the current star of the world’s architectural scene, handling over 60 major projects including the Googleplex and Two World Trade Center

It was the pioneer of modern architecture, Le Corbusier, who said houses were machines for living in — and, at the ripe old age of 41, Bjarke Ingels is turning out a lot of unusual machines.

He is the architect of the moment — a starchitect — designing everything from skyscrapers to an NFL stadium. But, as Morley Safer discovered, young Mister Ingles’ designs, can be inventive, can be provocative and are anything but boring. […]