MOMA - Warsaw, Poland
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MOMA - Warsaw, Poland

Client

Museum of Modern Art

Dates

Not Specified

Project Type

Museum

Consultants

Design teamVDS: K.Butelski, W.Grzybowicz, T.Takenaka, J. Wojtowicz, 2007

Description

International Competition for Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw (MoMAWA) is conceived to become an interactive landmark for Warsaw citizens - celebrating public participation the new age of freedom and its Art.
 
The characteristic form of museum results from its rational structure. The outer shell is constructed out composite carbon fiber cladding system fastened to the web of curved of steel post and beans sections, 4.5 meters o/c. The materiality of the MoMA_WA project is responsive to the diverse conditions of design. The performative net/screen consists of cast aluminum media-pods mounted on grid of steel rods supported be steel columns spaced eight meters apart and attached to the structure of museum envelope structure.