Gallery: Morphosis’ New Perot Museum is Where Science and Nature Meet

 
Pritzker Prize winner Thom Mayne of Morphosis is known for creating incredible structures with complex organizational systems that form their own micro-worlds. Mayne's design of the Perot Museum of Nature and Science is no different, but unlike his other buildings, which maintain an unbroken and stoic disposition, the Perot Museum capitalizes on an abundance of natural light and an incredible, wrapping xeriscaped terrace. Hosting two diverse and expansive ecologies, which include a forest of large native canopy trees and a balcony of native desert flora, the museum's design truly exemplifies the intersection of both nature and science.

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