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Shanghai Science and Technology Museum – Shanghai, China

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Building: Shanghai Science and Technology Museum
Location: Shanghai, China
Architect: RTKL with Shanghai Institute of Architectural Design and Research
Completed 2001

AE Interests: curtain wall, spiraling roof structure, elliptical ball and decorative hanging sphere represent an egg and its yolk—an important Chinese symbol.

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Written by Elena Arca

September 8, 2015 at 2:14 pm

Posted in Built

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