Description accompanying this image from the Guggenheim Museum’s Virtual Museum project by Asymptote Architects:
“This detail shows the wire-framing of the galleries’ structure and highlights its dual state of transparency and opacity that function according to where the viewer is in the space. The vertical bar bisecting it is a navigational tool that passes back and forth through the structure like a scan, allowing the viewer to access various zones of operation. The smaller images below show the different states of the structure as the viewer moves through it.”



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