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LEOPOLD MUSEUM VIENNA 2001 — A block clad on all sides with white mussel limestone, 24 metres high and embedded 13 metres in the ground. From a distance the single windows give the impression of a private house. Only when closer to the building do you grasp that they are actually oversized in format and measure 2.2 by 3.8 metres.
In angled sunlight the block, initially apparently smooth, reveals differently structured surfaces that give the stony mass a curious transparency, the rooms behind seem to shimmer through the facade.

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