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Altamira Museum & Research Centre – Santillana del Mar, Spain

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Building: Altamira Museum & Research Centre
Location: Santillana del Mar, Spain
Architect: Juan Navarro Baldweg
Completion: 2001
AE Interest: Cut into the hillside and made to blend with its surroundings and landscape, inside ceiling replicates the famous prehistoric drawings on the insides of the real caves, made of ochre-colored stone, glass, and metal for a contemporary spin on an archeic feel


Written by Kristin Wall

January 26, 2010 at 10:48 pm

Posted in Built

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