The organisation of the new building is based on five linear volumes, of varying length and height, arranged along the western face of the existing building.
The MAXXI is located in the Flaminio quarter of Rome, in the area of the former Montello military barracks. The complex houses two institutions: MAXXI Arte and MAXXI Architecture, aiming to promote art and architecture through collection, conservation, study and exhibition of contemporary works.
The new terminal at Carrasco International Airport, which serves Uruguay's capital city of Montevideo, was created to expand capacity and spur commercial growth and tourism in the surrounding region.
Santiago Calatrava: The Architect's Studio
Henry Art Gallery
On view: July 14, 2004 - November 21, 2004
The exhibition affords a first-hand view of Calatrava's renowned and groundbreaking designs, his creative working process, as well as an experiential perspective on his built projects.
The arched building is a hybrid of public market and apartment building.