MARTa - Herford, Germany
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kittyposse
N 52° 07.275 E 008° 40.080
32U E 477269 N 5774576
Quick Description: The "MARTa" is a museum for contemporary art and design and was built by American master architect Frank Gehry in 2005. As most of Gehry's buildings, it is very odd-shaped indeed.
Location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Date Posted: 4/11/2013 2:58:41 PM
Waymark Code: WMGVC9
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 4

Long Description:
EN
The MARTa is a museum for contemporary art and design, built by American master architect Frank Gehry from 2001 to 2005. The building is an accumulation of irregular curved shapes and on the front side has no windows at all. The museum displays periodically changing exhibitions and is open Tu-Su 11-18 hrs. Admission is 7.00 € for adults, children under 10 years are free.
Sources: Wikipedia, MARTa

DE
Das MARTa ist ein Museum für Gegenwartskunst und Design und wurde 2001 - 2005 von dem amerikanischen Meisterarchitekten Frank Gehry erbaut. Das Äußere des Gebäudes ist eine chaotisch, aber durchaus harmonisch anmutende Ansammlung unregelmäßiger runder Formen, zur Vorderseite hin gibt es keinerlei Fenster. Das Museum zeigt periodisch wechselnde Ausstellungen und ist Di-So 11-18 h geöffnet. Der Eintritt beträgt 7,00 € für Erwachsene, Kinder unter 10 Jahren haben freien Eintritt.
Quellen: Wikipedia, MARTa
Building Address:
Goebenstrasse. 2-10
Herford, NRW Germany
D-32052


Is it open to the general public?: yes

When was it built? (Approximate if you must.): 5/7/2005

What is the name of this building?: MARTa

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