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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.



Written by Mark Midgley

August 30, 2011 at 4:57 pm

Posted in Built

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