Continuity between present and past in the main theme of the project: the competition annuncement clearly stated that the museum had to be settled in the recently discovered archeological site. The city of Cologne (Germany) needed a museum that could be both a box for a permanent attractions, the remnants, but also an adaptable space for temporary exhibitions.
Learn more about history and project: The PRE-EXISTING | Building within history
Project by Atelier Peter Zumthor
Photos by Jose Fernando Vazquez, Jörn Schiemann, Marina López Salas, Yuri Palmin
GRAPHICS BY ARCHISCAPES