TITLE

Kunstspeicher Prantl in Pöttsching, Burgenland Die hohe Kunst der Fuge

AUTHOR(S)
Roth, Carsten
PUB. DATE
April 2009
SOURCE
Architektur Aktuell;Apr2009, Issue 349, p80
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the architecture of an an art storage facility built in Pöttsching, Burgenland, Austria, and designed by architect Carsten Roth. The construction includes a massive baldachin or canopy made of concrete as a protection against weathering for sculptures housed outside the building. Interior spaces of the depot provide a constant temperature and protection from light for stored art works, particularly paintings. The site was commissioned by the sculptor Karl Prantl and his wife Uta, a painter.
ACCESSION #
44600878

 

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