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BIG Selected to Develop the Master Plan of the Smithsonian Institute Campus

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Mar 14, 2013 01:06 AM
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by Mark Boyer last modified Mar 13, 2013


Danish architect Bjarke Ingels is known for designing modern, unconventional buildings, so it comes as a bit of a surprise to learn that Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) has been selected to redesign the historic Smithsonian campus in Washington, DC. BIG will lead a design team that will include Surface Design, Traceries and Robert Silman Associates, which will [...]




 

 

Smithsonian Castle, Smithsonian Institute, Washington DC, Smithsonian, National Mall

Danish architect Bjarke Ingels is known for designing modern, unconventional buildings, so it comes as a bit of a surprise to learn that Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) has been selected to redesign the historic Smithsonian campus in Washington, DC. BIG will lead a design team that will include Surface Design, Traceries and Robert Silman Associates, which will be tasked with re-imagining the world’s largest museum and research complex. BIG won’t be designing any new buildings—at least for the time being—so we don’t expect any mountain-shaped forms to spring up on the National Mall, but the question of how, exactly, BIG will rethink the historic campus is still open.

Smithsonian Castle, Smithsonian Institute, Washington DC, Smithsonian, National Mall Smithsonian Castle, Smithsonian Institute, Washington DC, Smithsonian, National Mall

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