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Osaka Maritime Museum – Osaka, Japan

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Building: Osaka Maritime Museum
Location: Osaka, Japan
Completion: 2000
Architect: Paul Andreu

Structural Engineer: ARUP, Tohata

AE Interests: With an Edo Period trading ship replica as its centerpiece, this dome creates the symbolic impression of protecting and preserving the historiacal culture from the eroding physical elements and time.

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Written by Mark Midgley

August 30, 2011 at 4:57 pm

Posted in Built

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