28 Dec '15, 9am

Light-filled Shenzhen Art Museum and Library protects against solar heat gain

“The main concept behind the design was to create a space that brings together art, culture, and an urban environment—a space where people and culture are encouraged to interact,” said the firm, referring to the public plaza studded with sculptures. “In this context, the construction of the new art museum and library…is not only of functional but highly symbolic significance, representing as it does a firm example of how the strategy of also making Shenzhen a creative and cultural center is actually being implemented.”

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