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Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth – Fort Worth, Texas, U.S.

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Building: Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
Address: 3200 Darnell Street, Fort Worth, Texas 76107
Architect: Tadao Ando Architects & Associates
Architect of Record: Kendall/Heaton Associates, Inc.
Structural Engineer: Thornton Tomasetti/Ellisor-Tanner Engineers
Mechanical Engineer: CHP & Associates
Lighting Engineer: George Sexton Associates
Acoustical Engineer: Cerami & Associates, Inc.
Construction: Linbeck
Completed 2002
Cost: $65million
Size: 153,000sf

AE Interests: 120′ span, 40′ high spaces, natural lighting, structure, building envelope, high-quality cast-in-place concrete, curtainwall.  Cantilevered slabs at pavilion roofs supported by 40′ tall “Y” shapes and upturned beam at top of slab.  `

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Written by Bobby Chamra

November 1, 2009 at 12:35 pm

Posted in Built

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