China wood sculpture museum by MAD Architects

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China wood sculpture museum by MAD Architects it has been modified: 2013-05-08 di Marica Pitotti

Il museum of sculpture in wood located in the middle of a thriving metropolitan district Harbin, in China, Extends to 200 meters long, seemingly out of place, surrounded by a densely populated Chinese-style residential complexes. The museum embodies some of the ideals that define particular conceptual and formal work MAD architects, Bring out the expression and abstraction of nature from the environment.

The exterior is covered with steel plates polished, reflecting the environment and the changing light. The walls provide a minimum loss of heat, while the movement of breaking and twisting of skylights emerging divide the surface and allows entry to the sunlight of northern China, which provides sufficient natural lighting spread to three rooms for the ' interior.

The museum houses mostly wooden carvings and paintings of local ice and snow of the regional landscape. In the context of the great modern urban environment, the museum itself serves as a new interpretation of nature. The surreal interaction between the museum and the city breaks the boredom of the urban environment, revitalizing the neighborhood with a new cultural function.

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