Building the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures


Los Angeles, CA


Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

Design Architect

Renzo Piano Building Workshop



It took a global effort of coordination and will to tackle the restoration of the Saban Building and execute the innovation of the David Geffen Theater. The birth of this new LA icon pushed everyone involved to challenge themselves and each other; their stories are written into every concrete curve and golden tile. MATT is so proud to have been on the team of this stellar project and thrilled to announce it has been named AIA LA’s 2021 Building Team of the Year.