Located in Ordos, Inner Mongolia, the Art and City Museum is a crossroads for a community working to interpret its local traditions in a new urban context. The project was first envisioned six years ago, in the then-desert wilderness of Inner Mongolia, when the municipal government of Ordos commissioned MAD to design a museum for the unbuilt metropolis. Amidst the controversy surrounding the planned city, it became evident that the museum for Ordos must navigate the many contradictions that...
- Year 2011
- Main structure Reinforced concrete
- Contractor Façade Contractor: Zhuhai King Glass Engineering CO.LTD
- Status Completed works
- Type Museums / Art Galleries