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National Museum of American Indian – Washington D.C., U.S.

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Building: National Museum of American Indian
Location: Washington D.C.
Status: Completed 2004
Architect: Polshek Partnership Architects LLP
MEP: Cosentini Associates

AE Interest: Façade and geometry determined the air circulation, water economizers used to minimize temperature fluctuations, humidity control systems help preserve art and artifacts.

Written by Andres Garcia

September 30, 2012 at 9:18 pm

Posted in Built

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