James Stirling and Michael Wilford & Associates’ postmodern design for the extension of the Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, a project also containing a theater and a . Neue Staatsgalerie by James Stirling architect, at Stuttgart, Germany, to , architecture in the Great Buildings Online. Neue Staatsgalerie Stuttgart, Germany – Kulturmeile complex, Stuttgart Architecture, Baden Wurtemburg Building, Neue Staatsgalerie Building.

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Slide from photographer’s collection. This page was last edited on 19 Octoberat Visitors to the show will discover such sensational plans as those for the Engineering Building of the Leicester University β€”63 stqatsgalerie, the British Olivetti headquarters β€”74or the Social Science Research Centre in Berlin β€” It is approached to front right by a staircase and to the left by a ramp dominated by oversized coloured hand-rails.

Articles needing additional references from January All articles needing additional references Coordinates on Wikidata. On the first floor lie the 15 top-lit and rather traditional rooms that serve as the galleries and contain some splendid examples of German and foreign art. These eclectic juxtapositions of traditional elements, along with the more contemporary presence of components in staatssgalerie metals, result in an inventive and vibrant modern building.

Neue Staatsgalerie Commentary “The main entrance to the museum is marked by a tall, blue and red painted, centrally placed steel pavilion.

James Frazer Stirling – Staatsgalerie

The building srirling bears resemblance to Schinkel ‘s Altes Museumwith a series of connected sraatsgalerie around three sides of a central rotunda.


The building has been claimed as the epitome of Post-modernism. The architect intended to unite the monumental with the informal.

The design combines a wide range of architectural references both general and particular: Stirling made the drawing early in the project, and elements such as the informal and decorative metallic pink railings were relocated in the final design. We will be glad to accept your guided tour booking. Inthe opening of the Neue Staatsgalerie Staatsyalerie State Gallery designed by James Stirling transformed the once provincial gallery into one of Europe’s leading museums.

James Frazer Stirling β€”is regarded as one of the most influential and innovative architects of the second half of the 20th century. Retrieved from ” https: It is circumvented by a public staatxgalerie and ramp that leads pedestrians through the site.

Rizzoli International Publications, A car park is located below the building. New Directions in British Architecture. This article needs additional citations for verification.

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However, the front of the museum ataatsgalerie not as symmetrical as the Altes Museum and the traditional configuration is slanted with the entrance set at an angle. The Museum of Modern Art,p. This page was last edited on 30 Decemberat Retrieved from ” https: Originally, the classicist building of the Alte Staatsgalerie was also the home of the Royal Art School.

Views Read Edit View history. January Learn how and when to remove this template message. Glimpsed through small windows in this area, the central, scalped stone-faced rotunda can be seen.


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Color photo of exterior, p James Stirling, Buildings and Projects. The building incorporates warm, natural elements of travertine and sandstone in classical forms, to contrast with the industrial pieces of green steel framing system and the bright pink and blue steel handrails.

Peter Arnel and Ted Bickford, ed. Blackwell Publishing Ltd, pp. Stern and Raymond W. Complex, unusual forms, undulating walls, etc. Color photo of public footpath in circular garden, f3, p All requests to license audio or video footage produced by MoMA should be addressed to Scala Archives at firenze scalarchives.

This outdoor, enclosed space houses the sculpture garden.

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A car park is situated below the main reception area which is itself dominated by a stkrling green rubber floor, and this reflects in all the surrounding glazed surfaces. If you would like to reproduce text from a MoMA publication or moma. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed.