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Tel Aviv Museum of Art–Tel Aviv, Israel

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Tel Aviv     Tel Aviv Interior

Building: Tel Aviv Museum of Art
Location: Tel Aviv, Israel
Status: Completed October 2011
Architect: Preston Scott Cohen, Inc.
Structural Engineer: YSS Consulting Engineers Ltd.
Acoustics: M.G. Acoustical Consultants Ltd.
General Contractor: Hezkelevitch Engineering

AE Interests: Angular; 87 foot high atrium called ‘The Lightfall”; Complex space in center that gets simpler as a person moves to the perimeter; Atrium supports its own weight be provides no support for rest of building

Sources: [1], [2]

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Written by Megan Shammo

December 11, 2012 at 9:38 am

Posted in Built

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