WTC architect Minoru Yamasaki was a high profile designer with populist appeal when he appeared on the cover of Time in 1963. A decade later, his reputation was in tatters.
Justin Beal is the author of Sandfuture. An artist with an extensive exhibition history in the United States and Europe, he graduated from Yale University with a degree in architecture and continued his studies at the Whitney Independent Study Program and the University of Southern California. His work has been reviewed in The New York Times, the New Yorker, Artforum, Frieze, Art in America, and the Los Angeles Times and is included in the permanent collections of the Albright Knox Museum, the Hammer Museum, and the Museum of Contemporary Art Los Angeles. Beal teaches at Hunter College. Sandfuture is his first book..