T FALL TRAVEL - T Magazine The Secret Capital of France Historic Fort Saint-Jean, built in the 17th-century by Louis XIV and recently renovated by the architect Roland Carta, is now part of the Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilizations.
WHY expands Speed Art Museum with corrugated metal facade
State Museum of São Paulo in São Paulo, Brazil, 1993, Paulo Mendes da Rocha, Architect - Pritzker-prize winning architect Paulo Mendes da Rocha is known for bold simplicity and an innovative use of concrete and steel.
Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture :: " symbolized by the memorial space – the “oculus” – that brings light diffused by a cascade of water into the contemplative space from the Monument grounds." "An oculus, circular window, or "rain-hole" (Latin: compluvium) is a feature of Classical architecture since the 16th century."
Museum of Tolerance Jerusalem by Chyutin Architects
Israeli firm Chyutin Architects have won a competition to build this museum that will bridge over a sunken garden in Jerusalem. The Museum of Tolerance will sit on the border between the built-up city and Independence Park. The museum, which houses a theatre, hall, restaurant and exhibition spaces, is clad in stone with a curtain