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Adjaye's form, Adjaye's content

At the Haus der Kunst in Munich, the British architect David Adjaye is the subject of an exhibition looking at his varied use of materials and how those materials engage his audiences (“David Adjaye: Form, Heft, Material,” 30 January-31 May). The architect, who turns 49 this year, has completed around 50 buildings around the world, and is currently at work on a range of projects including the home for the National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C. In this clip, he talks about his practice.