Gallery: David Chipperfield Wins Musee Des Beaux-Arts Design Competitio...

 

David Chipperfield Architects has been selected to design the new Musee des Beaux-Arts in Reims, France. The museum site is located at a meeting point between old and new areas of the city, as well as an archeological site. To bridge the modern and historic, Chipperfield designed a narrow, sawtoothed structure with semi-transparent walls to juxtapose the architectural gems of the old town with the museum’s impressive collection.

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