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Danish Maritime Museum / BIG, by Hufton + Crow

Danish Maritime Museum / BIG, by Hufton + Crow
Danish Maritime Museum / BIG, by Hufton + Crow, © Hufton+Crow
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The talented photographers of Hufton + Crow have shared with us their visual archive of Bjarke Ingels’ recently completed Danish Maritime Museum. Built within the crevasse of a dry dock in the historic surrounds of Helsingor’s Kronborg Castle, the subterranean museum is visible only as an imprint of a ship. By looping the museum around the dock's 60-year-old walls, Ingles was able to preserve the heritage structure while transforming it into a courtyard that provides daylight deep into the heart of the museum. 

Experience the Danish Maritime Museum through a whole new lens, after the break...

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Cite: Karissa Rosenfield. "Danish Maritime Museum / BIG, by Hufton + Crow" 06 Feb 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/474341/danish-maritime-museum-big-by-hufton-crow/> ISSN 0719-8884
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