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The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, United States. Architect: SANAA, 2007.

The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, United States. Architect: SANAA, 2007.
:CRIC-3877-0029
: Exhibition space. The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, United States. Architect: SANAA, 2007.
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:4733 x 3544 pixels
:11/11/2011
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:Christian Richters/VIEW
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:The New Museum of Contemporary Art
:The New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, United States. Architect: SANAA, 2007.
:235 Bowery
:New York
:United States
:SANAA
:www.sanaa.co.jp
:Culture And Entertainment
:Museum
:2007
:VIEW Architecture
:The New Contemporary Art Museum in New York is a precious building with clear concept and strong impact. The location context, Lower Manhattan, with its squared blocks and buildings, can be considered as starting point for the Museum image: it replies the boxes surrounding, and stacks them one on top of the other in various sizes and heights, as the plot was a playground for a composition of cubes. By small but significant shifting of the cubes, the building gets dynamicity and an attracting shape, being different but similar to the near constructions. The program of the Museum consists of four public galleries at the first four floors, which have free and flexible spaces for exhibitions; a “white box” auditorium in the basement, Education Center at the 5th floor, offices at 6th, a multi-purpose room at the 7th. By shifting the boxes, all galleries get natural illumination, combined with artificial, and the offices and the private locals on the top floors get terraces and opening views to the cityscape.
:The New Museum of Contemporary Art; architecture; culture; entertainment; Museum; North America; United States; NY; New York; 235 Bowery; 2007; 21st Century; SANAA; Nobody; Full Frame; room view; day; interior; Manhattan; Lower Manhattan; box-shaped; stacked; cube-like; public gallery; education centre; Kazuyo Sejima; Ryue Nishizawa; eight-story structure; contemporary art; visitor attraction; tourist attraction; modern art; landmark; exhibition space; gallery; white interior; concrete floor; installation; artwork; sculpture; gallery lighting; polished floor; glow; light tube
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:Colour
:Nobody
:Full Frame
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:Room view
:Day
:Interior
:Christian Richters
:CRIC-3877-0029.jpg
:www.viewpictures.co.uk