Ray Kaskey Discusses WWII Memorial Design
Date Recorded: March 12, 2014
The largest group of objects featured in the National Building Museum's exhibition Cool & Collected: Recent Acquisitions comes from the studio of architect and sculptor Raymond Kaskey. Anybody who has walked around the National World War II Memorial here in Washington, D.C. is familiar with his work, but he has also designed architectural ornament and civic sculpture for concert halls, airports, public buildings, and memorials across the country. Mr. Kaskey shares details of the design, process, and creation of the National World War II Memorial.