Architect

Shu Wang

Year of Completion

2008

Client

Ningbo City

Material of interest

Stone

Material Used

Old bricks, pottery pieces, concrete slabs

Material Properties

The architect used many abandoned local materials such as old bricks and shattered pottery pieces to make these 24 meters high exterior walls. The building resides in the mature perfectly, making the museum not just a place to collect history, it itself is a historic creature

Application

Exterior Facade

Climate

Humid Subtropical Climate

Environmental Response

Reusing materials, durable and resilient.

Keywords

Stone, Museum, china

Location

Ningbo, Zhejiang Province, China

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Date submitted

2013

Disciplines

Architecture

Ningbo Historic Museum

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