TITLE

The New MOMA and the Ultimate ism: Tour-ism

AUTHOR(S)
Marzo, Jorge Luis
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Art Papers Magazine;Mar/Apr2005, Vol. 29 Issue 2, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the expansion of the Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) in Manhattan, New York City. According to new building's Japanese architect Yoshio Taniguchi, the model of MOMA is Manhattan itself. The focus of Taniguchi's architectural assignment for MOMA is the remodeling of David and Peggy Rockefeller Gallery Building. Showrooms and floors are distributed around a huge, empty cubic structure of phenomenal light.
ACCESSION #
26240612

 

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