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BUILDING
 
 
Figge Art Museum
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DESIGNER
 
 
David Chipperfield

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MATERIALS
 
reinforced concrete, glass
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LOCATION
 
Continent
North America
Nation
United States
State
Iowa
County
Scott
Town
Davenport
Address
225 West 2nd Street (Mississippi River)
 
 
Telephone
+1.563.326.7804
Fax
+1.563.326.7876
Website
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TYPOLOGY
 
ARCHITECTURE
Buildings for cultural activities
Libraries and media libraries
Museums and buildings for exhibitions
Art museums
Buildings for recreational activities
Auditoriums and music centres
Urban equipment and structures for public areas
Streets and squares
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CHRONOLOGY
 
Project
1999     project winner of competition
Realisation
2003 - 2005
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AWARDS
 
2007
NAWC Quad City Chapter Distinguished Award of Excellence
2006
AIA Central States Region Award
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BIBILIOGRAPHIC REFERENCES
 
 
Raymund Ryan, "David Chipperfield in Iowa", The Plan 16, settembre-novembre/september-november 2006, "Letter from US", pp. 103-118
"Figge Art Museum. Davenport", The Plan 16, settembre-novembre/september-november 2006, "Letter from US", pp. 112-118 (103-118)
Laura Aquili, Ergian Alberg, "Museo d'arte a Davenport, USA/Figge Art Museum, Davenport, USA", L'industria delle costruzioni 390, luglio-agosto/july-august 2006 [Landmarks urbani], pp. 62-67
"David Chipperfield. Figge Art Museum", Materia 50, maggio-agosto/may-august 2006 [Around 50], "Progetti/Projects" pp. 64-71 (52-75)
Peter Sobchak, "Es werde Licht! - Licht und Raum in neuen amerikanischen Museen/Let there be light - Light and Space in New American Museums", Detail 4/2006 [Licht und Innenraum/Light and Interiors/Éclairage et intérieurs], "Diskussion/Discussion" pp. 292, 294, 296-297 (290-298)
Jean-Marie Martin, "Un museo per rinnovare una città", Casabella 741, febbraio/february 2006, pp. 36-43
Giovanni Leoni (ed.), David Chipperfield, Federico Motta editore, Milano 2006, pp.166-176
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CLIENT
 
 
Davenport Museum of Art
Elizabeth Kahl Figge Foundation
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AMOUNT
 
 
$ 59.900.000
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DIMENSIONAL
DATA
 
Surface
sq.m. 9.300 (sq.ft. 100.000)
Capacity
auditorium 140 seats
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STRUCTURES
 
 
Jane Wernick Associates Charles A. Saul Engineering
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STAFF
 
Project
David Chipperfield Architects
Design team
Johannes Baumstark, Franz Borho, David Chipperfield, Jochen Glemser, Isabelle Heide,  Victoria Jessen-Pike,  Reto Liechti, Laurent Masmonteil, Viola Simoncioni,  Jennifer Singer,  Hau Ming Tse, Patrick Überbacher, Reiko Yamasaki
Associate architect
Herbert Lewis Kruse Blunk Architecture: Jill Anderson,  Cheung Chan,  Doug Frey,  Zach Heitzman, Cal Lewis, Carey Nagle, J.Mark Schmidt, Greg Smith, Tom Trapp, Jeff Wagner
Structural consultant
Jane Wernick Associates: James Packer, Jane Wernick
Charles A. Saul  Engineering: John Paul Goedken, Charles Saul
Plastic models, rendering
Studio Toni Yli-Suvanto
Systems
Arup: A. Campbell, H. Caton, N. Crowe, M. David, T. Hanson,  R. Huges, L. Johnson, F. Lam, C. McHale, R. Pajel, D. Prichard, A. Sedgwick, M. Summer, M. Thomas, N. Tonks, M. Voutsina, C. Wakefield
Lighting engineer
Arup: A. Sedgwick, F. Lam
Facades consultant
W.J. Higgins & Associates
Graphics and signage
Liska + Associates
General contractor
Russell/Pepper Joint Venture
 
 
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