Shunchang Museum / UAD | ArchDaily

© Qiang Zhao + 35 Share Share Facebook Twitter Mail Pinterest Whatsapp Or © Qiang Zhao Text description provided by the architects. Shunchang Museum is located in a county that features a unique location. As approaching the project, the architects studied the internal connection between the site and the city, balanced the local context … Read more

The Transformation of the Museum: From Curiosity Room to Exhibition

The Transformation of the Museum: From Curiosity Room to Exhibition Louvre Museum Pavilions / France . Image Courtesy of Studio Malka Architecture Share Share Facebook Twitter Pinterest Whatsapp Mail Or Housing objects of artistic, cultural, historical and scientific importance, the term ‘museum’ is derived from the Latin language. In regards to classical antiquity, in … Read more

A contrasted vision of the Confluence Museum in Lyon

Opened in Lyon at the end of 2014, the “Musée des Confluences” designed by the Austrian architectural firm Coop Himmelb(l)au is intended to be a true architectural sculpture.Standing on a huge concrete base, it sits proudly in a unique and rare location for a major city, at the confluence of a majestic river and its … Read more

Hidden architecture of Lugdunum museum by Bernard Zehrfuss architect

The French architect Bernard Zehrfuss designed in the 1970s the Gallo-Roman Museum of Lyon, now called the Lugdunum Museum. Facing the Gallo-Roman theater of Lyon on the Fourvière hill, the Lugdunum museum is almost invisible from the outside and hides most of its brutalist architecture underground. Destroying a part of the hill to reconstitute it … Read more