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2nd Honorable Mention (Poetic Project)Next Project
The brief calls for a 'bridge museum design' which acts both as a gateway into the Grand Canal as well as reinforcing the existing pedestrian route that unites the entire central neighbourhood of San Marcos, Venice through a series of squares and pathways.
The 'bridge museum' attempts to both separate and integrate the bridge and museum functions - conceptually and experientially. The bridge itself is a simple, elegant, crossing device.
Contemporaneously it is an event platform that connects the two main sections, elongating the experience of the museum and forcing a 1:1 scale experience of the city.