See how Washington's National Gallery of Art has grown
منبع خبر : روزنامه آرت نیوز
دوشنبه 05 مهر 1395 - 07:15
موضوع : هنرخوان انگلیسی
From the outside, not much has changed. After a three-year, $69m renovation, the East Building of the National Gallery of Art (NGA) in Washington, DC, looks about the same as it did when it first opened in June 1978. The I.M. Pei-designed building, dedicated to the museums collection of Modern art, still comprises two triangular blocks of stone, with the architects signature glass pyramids at its front entrance.
Step inside and the differences become clear. The gallery, which reopened to the