Sand Dune

The sand dune-inspired Museum of Modern Arab Art is essentially “a two-level, air-conditioned 350,000-square-foot facility celebrating over 10,000 works of art.” Click here for first picture in gallery. engineering firm for the project reports that the building’s surface will be a canvas-like material, and that the whole thing was a bitch to air condition, given the combination of new materials, desert climate and priceless humidity-sensitive artworks.

[via Gizmodo]

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