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Guangdong Museum

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G museum 1g-museum-2Guangdong Museum by Rocco Design Architects10

Location: Guangzhou, China
Architects: Rocco Design Architects
Design Team: Rocco Yim, William Tam, C. M. Chan, Derrick Tsang, Christopher Wong, Ricky Wang, Lucia Cheung, Grace Lin, Ivan Chui,
Structural Engineer: Arup
Façade Engineer: Arup
Acoustic: Ove Arup & Partners Hong Kong Ltd
Lighting: Light & View Design
Site Area: 41,000 sq m
Gross Floor Area: 67,000 sq m
Cost: RMB 884 million
Completion: 2010

Hanging main exhibition space in the center of the museum. Exterior inspired by antique Chinese lacquer box. Spatial arrangement with multi-layer and transparent spatial configuration (inspired by the traditional Cantonese ivory puzzle ball), cultural landmark, aluminum panels, fritted glass and GRC panels.

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Written by Jin Lai

November 14, 2019 at 1:49 pm

Posted in Built

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