|National Art Museum of China, Beijing, MAD Architects|
|The design work of MAD Architects, Beijing and Los Angeles.|
(I'm not joking, that's really the name of the firm.)
|The Mu Xin Art Museum is about as different from it's |
Beijing counterpart as can be imagined.
|Nanjing Museum, Steven Holl Architects, New York|
|Rocco Design Architects have eschewed sweeping curves in favor of |
razor-sharp hard edges, bridges, glass, and soaring open spaces.
|Depending upon the angle, the museum has a somewhat frightening appearance.|
|ART! YES! I see some ART! The museum may compete |
with its art, but at least it doesn't hide it in the attic.
|Why are nearly all art museums white?|
|The award-winning building appears to be as much a park as a museum.|