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Old October 26th, 2016, 07:04 AM   #1
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VANCOUVER | New Vancouver Art Gallery | 70m | Pro

Wood facade pagoda design. A very BC-like architectural demeanor.
Designed by the internationally recognized Herzog-de-Meuron group.

As of October 2016, the VAG board has filed a request to the federal government, to fund $100 million into this project, which would complete 1/3 of their fundraising goal.













The current Vancouver Art Gallery

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Old October 26th, 2016, 03:44 PM   #2
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Some influence by Valerio Olgiati Perm museum.
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It looks like Brutalism, but hopefully the wood will keep it from looking so cold and grey as Brutalism usually is.
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That is a very cool design.
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No shape, no balance, no reason to be the way it is intended to be... Architecture should be something more that just "looking nice"
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