Gallery: Extraordinary Renovation of Berlin’s Neues Museum Wins 2011 Mi...

The building's modern elements and systems are simple, clean, and discrete -- adding a kind of negative space that enhances the rich detail of the original building.

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  1. RCL April 14, 2011 at 3:45 pm

    Ah, the Mies van der Rohe award for the most uninspiring use of the color gray. Reference Illinois Institute of Technology, where a colored awning was torn down because it detracted from the overall prison like quality of the gray concrete, and black steel and glass.

    Mies van der Rohe – a legend in his own mind.

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