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FR-EE's Museo Soumaya Photographed by Laurian Ghinitoiu

FR-EE's Museo Soumaya Photographed by Laurian Ghinitoiu
FR-EE's Museo Soumaya Photographed by Laurian Ghinitoiu, © Laurian Ghinitoiu
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The Museo Soumaya, which opened to the public in 2011, is one of the more striking cultural landmarks on the skyline of Mexico City. Designed by FR-EE / Fernando Romero Enterprise, the space accommodates and displays a private art collection of nearly 70,000 works spanning the 15th to the mid-20th Centuries, including the world’s largest private collection of Auguste Rodin sculptures. In this photo-essay, photographer Laurian Ghinitoiu has turned his lens to this – a rotated rhomboid clad in a skin of 16,000 hexagonal mirrored-steel panels.

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Cite: AD Editorial Team. "FR-EE's Museo Soumaya Photographed by Laurian Ghinitoiu" 20 Jul 2017. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/876025/fr-ees-museo-soumaya-photographed-by-laurian-ghinitoiu/> ISSN 0719-8884
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