Academy Museum Releases More Information on Future Designs

Rendering of future Academy Museum

 

The Zoltan Pali, FAIA and Renzo Piano, Hon. FAIA designed Academy Museum of Motion Pictures, just released more information regarding the structure and usage… read the full article and view more photos at "The Wrap":

"The Academy has unveiled more details about its Academy Museum of Motion Pictures, which it says will include 30,000 square feet of exhibition space, labs and galleries and a 15,000-square-foot landscaped public plaza. […]

Architects Renzo Piano and Zolta Pali have designed a project that the Academy said will make “environmentally sensitive” use of the Streamline Moderne building, which was built in 1939 and acquired by LACMA in 1994. […]"

About the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures:

Designed by Pritzker Prize-winning architect Renzo Piano, Hon. FAIA and innovative contemporary architect Zoltan Pali, FAIA, the Academy Museum will be located next to the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) campus in the landmarked Wilshire May Company building. The Museum will curate and present the work of Oscar winners and nominees, as well as the legions of global artists who make movies. The Museum will provide interactive, immersive, and engaging exhibitions that will pull back the curtain on moviemaking and highlight the history and future of the arts and sciences of film.

For more information please visit:
The Academy Museum's website at: www.oscars.org/academymuseum/

 

 

Last updated: 11-Apr-2013 04:59 PM
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