Muzeum Lotnictwa Polskiego

Muzeum Lotnictwa Polskiego

Architect
Pysall Architekten
Location
Kraków, Poland | View Map
Project Year
2008
Category
Museums
Jens Willebrand

Muzeum Lotnictwa Polskiego

Pysall Architekten as Architects

Museum for aviation und aviation park in Krakow, Poland I 2010 I 4.500 sqm floor area I 6,19 ha aviation park I Client Muzeum Lotnictwa Polskiego I Pysall Ruge Architekten with Bartlomiej Kisielewski


The idea of flying, the spirit of the place, the structure of the historic airfield – the new building for the Museum of Aviation takes up these references intellectually and synthesises them into a building. The old hangars provide the footprint and the height for the basic module and, when it is cut and folded like a windmill or a propeller, it yields a subtle, functionally expressive architectural sculpture.

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