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Philadelphia, PA, USA
Year of Completion
New York, NY, USA
Humid Subtropical Climate (Cfa)
Material and its Properties
The exterior limestone is called Ramon Grey, and was quarried in the Negev Desert and cut and finished in the West Bank. It was chosen to express weight and permanence in relation to the contents of the building.
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Williams, Todd and Tsien, Billie, "The Barnes Foundation" (2012). Building Case Studies. 289.