OODA wins Merit Award in NEW TAIPEI CITY MUSEUM OF ART INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION

• August 20, 2011

The competition intention was to create a pioneering and innovative design concept which will stand as a new-age landmark and a symbolic voice to the world of Taipei City new spirit.

TAIPEI CITY MUSEUM OF ART OODA 1 600x424 OODA wins Merit Award in NEW TAIPEI CITY MUSEUM OF ART INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION

TAIPEI CITY MUSEUM OF ART, render courtesy OODA

TAIPEI CITY MUSEUM OF ART OODA 5 600x333 OODA wins Merit Award in NEW TAIPEI CITY MUSEUM OF ART INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION

TAIPEI CITY MUSEUM OF ART, render courtesy OODA

The concept form proposed emerges from a big volumetric cube in confrontation with a smaller inner structure cube – hypercube – in which is applied a mathematical form that relates both. Then the big outer bisectrices clamp (as structural elements) and sucked the in between surfaces to a central point – hypercube as core.

TAIPEI CITY MUSEUM OF ART OODA2 600x241 OODA wins Merit Award in NEW TAIPEI CITY MUSEUM OF ART INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION

TAIPEI CITY MUSEUM OF ART, render courtesy OODA

TAIPEI CITY MUSEUM OF ART OODA 4 600x159 OODA wins Merit Award in NEW TAIPEI CITY MUSEUM OF ART INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION

TAIPEI CITY MUSEUM OF ART - Concept, drawing courtesy OODA

The main museum is positioned above and the Children Museum of Art is located below the sheltered square that is created under the main sculptural piece. The Museum of Art itself flows on a continuous ramp between the outer skin and the hyper core cube inside all the way to the top.

TAIPEI CITY MUSEUM OF ART OODA 2 600x449 OODA wins Merit Award in NEW TAIPEI CITY MUSEUM OF ART INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION

TAIPEI CITY MUSEUM OF ART, drawing courtesy OODA

TAIPEI CITY MUSEUM OF ART OODA 3 600x250 OODA wins Merit Award in NEW TAIPEI CITY MUSEUM OF ART INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION

TAIPEI CITY MUSEUM OF ART, drawing courtesy OODA

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NEW TAIPEI CITY MUSEUM OF ART INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION
TAIPEI, TAIWAN 2011
Team: OODA | http://www.OOD-A.com
Diogo Brito, Rodrigo Vilas-Boas, Francisco Lencastre, Francisco Rugeroni, Bence Pap, Ines Aires, Paulo Pulido, Duarte
Fontes, Francisca Lopes dos Santos, Lourenço Rodrigues, Diogo Mesquita, Mariana Cardoso
Result: Merit Award, Settled

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Category: Architecture, Culture

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