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Manufactured by Poltrona Frau Contract, the furniture can be found in the public spaces, the exhibition galleries and VIP areas of the museum. Louvre Abu Dhabi has commissioned two internationally acclaimed artists to create site-specific artworks in harmony with the iconic building. Such elementary observations have influenced Louvre Abu Dhabi. Photo by: Tom Dulat/Getty Images) Nouvel’s latest and already iconic creations have included the dome of the Louvre Abu Dhabi, opened in 2017 , which is a geometric layering of 7850 stars, and as the sun passes over, the light ‘rains’ into the museum. Jean Nouvel. Agence France-Muséums (AFM) Equipe Maîtrise d’œuvre. Warmer when it is cold. They are architecturally inspired … They are architecturally inspired … Caroline Roux visits the new Louvre Abu Dhabi and sees the world in a new light. Jean Nouvel has designed a furniture series for the Louvre Abu Dhabi, known as the ‘Louvre Abu Dhabi Line’. It wishes to belong to a country, to its history, to its geography without becoming a flat translation, the pleonasm that results in boredom and convention. Explore our museum galleries, what’s on, exhibitions and events to prepare your visit. It is rather unusual to find a built archipelago in the sea. Louvre Abu Dhabi Museum Building. Personalize your stream and start following your favorite authors, offices and users. Ateliers Jean Nouvel completed Louvre Abu Dhabi in in 2017 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Its contrasting series of white buildings take inspiration from the medina and low-lying Arab settlements. Named the ‘rain of light’, this effect has been the subject of many models and mock-ups over the years and is one of the defining features of the concept. Text description provided by the architects.All climates like exceptions. Jean-François Bourdet, Anna Ugolini (rchitecture / Interior Design / Museography); Sabrina Letourneur, Frédéric Imbert (Design); Damien Faraut, Athina Faraut (Construction), Rolando Rodriguez-Leal, Mireia Sala Font, Anne Traband, Michal Treder, Natalia Wrzask, Raphael Renard, Reda Slaoui, Youssef Tohme, Qiang Zou, Stefan Zopp, Kris Geldolf, Roula Akiki, Alessandro Balducci, Jessica Caldi, Camille Dauty, Mark Davis, Stacy Eisenberg, Marion Foucault, Steven Fuhrman, Virginie Heckle, Stéphanie Menem, Abel Patacho, Miguel Reyes, Kathryn Stutts, Jordi Vinyals, Sébastien Yeou, Mariam Abuebeid, Sara Al Sawi, Kelly Anastassiou, Donna Ashraf, Jessica Caldi, Daniella De Almeida, Fay El Mutwalli, Maryam Hosny, Zaina Khayyat, Youmna Najjar, Floriane Abello, Lucas Dumon, Isabella Garbagnat, Jaiyao Huang, Tanguy Nguyen, François Zab, Artefactory (Eric Anton), Jugulta Le Clerre, Clément Oudin, Raphael Renard, Rafaelle Ishkinazi, Marie Maillard, Léo Grunstein, Clovis Vallois, ARUP (Concept Design); BuroHappold, Transsolar (Schematic Design); Andrew Snalune (Façades); BuroHappold (Construction). The establishment of the museum was approved by the French Parliament on 9 October 2007. Cooler in the tropics. People do not resist thermal shock well. It is even more uncommon to see that it is protected by a parasol creating a rain of light. Welcome to Louvre Abu Dhabi. The dome gleams in the Abu Dhabi sunshine. #MAKEANDPLAY. ... Charlotte Gainsbourg, Zhou Dongyu, Nina Kraviz, Wim Wenders & Jean Nouvel. info@jeannouvel.fr. Warmer when it is cold. It wishes to create a welcoming world serenely combining light and shadow, reflection and calm. The Design Development phases followed in 2007 to 2012 and the construction of the museum from 2013 to 2017. It is even more uncommon to see that it is protected by a parasol creating a rain of light. All images are © each office/photographer mentioned. Jean Nouvel’s Louvre Abu Dhabi is the cornerstone of a new $27BN cultural district on Saadiyat Island. The Concept Design phase for the Louvre Abu Dhabi project took place between 2006 and 2007. Warmer when it is cold. It is both a calm and complex place. Assistance maitrise d’ouvrage. Jean Nouvel’s Louvre Abu Dhabi is the first building in a proposed new cultural quarter for the city, on land reclaimed from the sea. The complex engineering concept made Louvre Abu Dhabi one of the most innovative and challenging museum projects to be built in recent times. It involved close collaboration between the architectural design team at Ateliers Jean Nouvel and the structural engineers at BuroHappold Engineering. It is both a calm and complex place. DISCOVER. Louvre Abu Dhabi is surrounded by water, where visitors can arrive by land or sea. The architect for the building is Jean Nouvel, and the engineers are BuroHappold Engineering. Jean Nouvel, the architect behind the newly opened Louvre Abu Dhabi, explains that the interiors of the museum is largely inspired by its geometric dome, as well as the artworks on display. Abu Dhabi Louvre, Museum, Preview, Event, UAE Cultural Building, Picture, Architect. The dome gleams in the Abu Dhabi sunshine. Jean Nouvel also designed the Institut du Monde Arabe in Paris. In total, 55 individual buildings, including 23 galleries, make up this museum city. The frame is made of 10,000 structural components pre-assembled into 85 super-sized elements, each weighing up to 50 tonnes. Following a thirty-year agreementbetween France and the United Arab Emirates, the Louvre Abu Dhabi museum showcases artworks on loan from both state-owned French museums – including the Louvre, the Centre Pompidou, the Musée d’Orsay, the Musée de l’Orangerie, the Musée du Quai Branly, the Musée National des Châteaux de Versailles, and the Musée Rodin, among others – and from the Louvre Abu Dhabi’s own collection. Nor do works of art. The Louvre Abu Dhabi becomes the final destination of an urban promenade, a garden on the coast, a cool haven, a shelter of light during the day and evening, its aesthetic consistent with its role as a sanctuary for the most precious works of art. Tourism Development & Investment Company (TDIC), Commission, Full mission, Interior design, Museography, Permanent exhibition galleries, temporary exhibition galleries, children’s museum, auditorium, storage, conservation building, restoration workshops, public spaces, administration building, restaurant, café, retails, Cultural District - Saadiyat Island - Abu Dhabi - Abou Dabi - Émirats arabes unis, PARTNER ARCHITECT: Hala WARDÉ (HW architecture – Paris, FR), Architecture, Interior design, Museography: Jean-François BOURDET, Anna UGOLINI, Design: Sabrina LETOURNEUR, Frédéric IMBERT, Construction: Damien FARAUT, Athina FARAUT, Kris GELDOF, SENIOR ARCHITECTS: Rolando RODRIGUEZ-LEAL, Mireia SALA FONT, Anne TRABAND, Michal TREDER, Natalia WRZASK, Concept phase: Raphaël RENARD, Reda SLAOUI, Youssef TOHME, Qiang ZOU, Design Development phases: Roula AKIKI, Alessandro BALDUCCI, Camille DAUTY, Mark DAVIS, Stacy EISENBERG, Marion FOUCAULT, Steven FUHRMAN, Virginie HECKLE, Stéphanie MENEM, Abel PATACHO, Miguel REYES, Reda SLAOUI, Kathryn STUTTS, Jordi VINYALS, Sébastien YEOU, Construction : Mariam ABUEBEID, Sara AL SAWI, Kelly ANASTASSIOU, Donna ASHRAF, Daniella DE ALMEIDA, Fay EL MUTWALLI, Steven FUHRMAN, Maryam HOSNY, Zaina KHAYYAT, Stéphanie MENEM, Youmna NAJJAR, Miguel REYES, Interior design: Floriane ABELLO, Lucas DUMON, Isabella GARBAGNATI, Jaiyao HUANG, Tanguy NGUYEN, François ZAB, COMPUTER RENDERINGS: Artefactory (Eric ANTON), Jugulta LE CLERRE (HW), Clément OUDIN (AJN), Raphaël RENARD (AJN), GRAPHIC DESIGN: Rafaëlle ISHKINAZI, Hiroshi MAEDA, Marie MAILLARD, Léo GRUNSTEIN, Clovis VALLOIS, ARTISTIC COMMISSIONS: Jenny HOLZER, Giuseppe PENONE, ENGINEERS: ARUP (Initial Concept Design – 2006), BuroHappold (Concept Design through to Construction), SUPERVISING ARCHITECT:  KEO International Consultants, MUSEOGRAPHY: Renaud PIERARDGRAPHIC DESIGN, SIGNAGE: Philippe APELOIG, Kristian SARKISLIGHTING DESIGN: 8’18” – Georges BERNE, Remy CIMADEVILLA, Julien CAQUINEAU, David CHARETIER, Loris TRETOUT – Concept phase : Yann KERSALÉSCENOGRAPHY, MULTIMEDIA: dUCKS scéno – Michel COVA, Aldo DE SOUZA, Amélie CHASSERIAUX, Kevin LARCADEEXTERNAL ARTWORKS: Jessica CALDILANDSCAPE: MICHEL DESVIGNE, JEAN-CLAUDE HARDY, INGÉNIEURS & PAYSAGEINTERIOR DESIGN: ERIC NESPOULOUS / JEAN NOUVEL DESIGNACOUSTICS: Studio DAP – Federico CRUZ-BARNEYSEISMIC: Setec – Xavier DUCHATELMICROCLIMATE: Transsolar (initial concept)FACADE : Andrew SNALUNECOST CONSULTANT: MDA Consulting – John COLLINGE, 10 Cité d’Angoulême Cooler in the tropics. Photo Courtesy: Mohamed Somji A Play of Shadows. Abu Dhabi ‘s new architectural landmark by Ateliers Jean Nouvel with a giant geometric-patterned completed in 2017.. Opened in 2017 after more than 10 years of design and construction work, Jean Nouvel’s Louvre Abu Dhabi is the symbol of the new cultural district the Arab world is building to designs by the great archistars. A dome 180 metres in diameter makes Jean Nouvel’s Louvre Abu Dhabi a new landmark. You'll now receive updates based on what you follow! Explore. The interior dome elevation is 29 metres from the ground floor to the underside of the cladding. Nor do works of art. Taking a contextual approach to the site, Nouvel designed Louvre Abu Dhabi as a ‘museum city’ in the sea. The dome’s complex pattern is the result of a highly studied geometric design. Each ray of light must penetrate the eight layers before appearing then disappearing. Jean NOUVEL – Ateliers Jean Nouvel. See more ideas about Abu dhabi, Louvre, Jean nouvel. 7 Nov 2017. The tranquil environment encourages visitors to enjoy the ever-changing relationship between the sun and the dome and between sea, buildings and land. The idea with the Louvre Abu Dhabi has been to establish a “universal” art muse… On the eve of the Louvre Abu Dhabi’s opening, the Pritzker Prize–winning Jean Nouvel pulls back the curtain on the import, challenges, and even politics of his most highly anticipated project The possibility of accessing the museum by boat or finding a pontoon to reach it by foot from the shore is equally extraordinary, before being welcomed like a much-awaited visitor willing to see unique collections, linger in tempting bookstores, or taste local teas, coffees and delicacies. Abu Dhabi Louvre Museum. But here, with its evident shift from tradition, the dome is a modern proposal. But here, with its evident shift from tradition, the dome is a modern proposal. These are hidden within the museum buildings to give the impression that the dome is floating. Prior to the completion of the museum, the Louvre Abu Dhabi has already been the recipient of three international awards: winner of the ‘Project of the Future’ category of the Identity Design Award in 2015; the European Steel Design Award in 2017, received with Waagner Biro, the Louvre Abu Dhabi dome specialist, and winner of the ‘Most Prominent UAE Project’ category of the Identity Design Award in 2017. The furniture is based on a modular system that can be adapted to the proportions of the space. Équipe architecturale : ARCHITECTE PARTENAIRE : Hala WARDÉ (HW architecture – Paris, FR) CHEFS DE PROJET : Cultural District - Saadiyat Island - Abu Dhabi - Abou Dabi - Émirats arabes unis. Just like wandering the narrow streets of an Arabian medina, visitors can explore the 55 buildings, of which 23 are galleries. Jan 3, 2020 - Explore Robert Sinclair's board "Louvre Abu Dhabi" on Pinterest. The pattern is repeated at various sizes and angles in the eight superimposed layers. Louvre Abu Dhabi architect Jean Nouvel. Louvre Abu Dhabi architect Jean Nouvel. Giuseppe Penone and Jenny Holzer have worked closely with Louvre Abu Dhabi’s team and Jean Nouvel to develop sculptures and installations that reflect the universal stories of the museum. Cooler in the tropics. The Louvre Abu Dhabi thus becomes the end of an urban promenade, a garden on the coast, a cool haven, shelter from the light of day and evening, its aesthetic consistent with its role as a sanctuary for the most precious works of art. The dome is supported by only four permanent piers, each 110 metres apart. A double dome 180 meters in diameter, offering horizontal, perfectly radiating geometry, a randomly perforated woven material, providing shade punctuated by bursts of sun. Built on Saadiyat Island (the island of happiness), a natural 27-km² island a third of the size of Paris, the Cultural District houses a number of renowned cultural establishments: the Louvre Abu Dhabi, designed by architect Jean Nouvel; the Zayed National Museum by Norman Foster; and the Guggenheim Abu Dhabi by Frank Gehry. It is a project founded on a major symbol of Arab architecture: the dome. A contrast amongst a series of museums that cultivate their differences and their authenticities. The Design Development phases followed in 2007 to 2012 and the construction of the museum from 2013 to 2017. The interior exhibition spaces, comprising museum galleries, temporary exhibition spaces and Children’s Museum, make up 8,600 square metres. People do not resist thermal shock well. jean nouvel's 'louvre abu dhabi' features a light-allowing, latticed double dome that will stand as the museum's central architectural gesture. Jean Nouvel: The man behind Abu Dhabi's newest cultural monument. This dome was constructed by the Austrian company Waagner Biro who specialize in steel structures. After more than four years of construction, Jean Nouvel’s Louvre Abu Dhabi will finally open to the public on November 11. Pritzker-prize winning architect Jean Nouvel sought inspiration for the concept of Louvre Abu Dhabi in traditional Arabic architectural culture. Just like wandering the narrow streets of an Arabian medina, visitors can explore the 55 buildings, of which 23 are galleries. As we walk together through the space, it more closely resembles a village or a neighbourhood than a conventional museum, and this is intentional. The dome consists of eight different layers: four outer layers clad in stainless steel and four inner layers clad in aluminium separated by a steel frame five metres high. Surrounded by water, where visitors can arrive by land or sea be in... 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