International Architecture OMA bureau suggested an interesting project for LCAM Art Museum in Chicago.
OMA’s elevated LCAM chicago museum proposal wrapped in transparent ETFE
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‘it is a museum that aims to be porous and open. spread across the site, the museum’s program would claim a vast swath of land at the waterfront, while simultaneously appearing as a supplicant to the enormity of soldier field. tied to the ground, the building in this form is neither iconic nor civic; its generosity is thwarted by its breadth, its grandness swamped by the bombast of its neighbor.’