Thursday, April 7, 2011

on the boards: National Museum of Contemporary Art

The proposed National Museum of Contemporary Art in South Korea by Kunwon Architects. The design seeks to preserve the cultural value of Seoul giving life to the new community creating an atmosphere in which to express the sprit of contemporary art. The architects proposed a 12m high artificial plateau, allowing the dramatic scenery of Gyeongbok palace and Bukchon village with the space below used for installation and performance art.