After reviewing Shigeru Ban’s work on the Aspen Art Museum, I was reminded of my recent visit to the Acropolis museum in Athens.
Designed by Bernard Tsuchumi, I was struck by the modern building comprising mostly of marble and glass, and how it curved around and over the exhibits to show the full range of antiquities collected from the age of the acropolis. 127 more words
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On the occasion of European Heritage Days and World Tourism Day from Friday the 26th of September 2014 to Sunday the 28th of September 2014, the Acropolis Museum will present the famous bust of Aristotle discovered in 2005 during excavations of its site. 257 more words