Imperial War Museum North
20th century ; 21st century
Salford, Greater Manchester
aluminium - cladding
Location: Salford Quays. Exterior detail: curved prow on one corner of the main museum shard. The design concept reflects the earth shattered by wars and conflict. The museum is composed of 3 shards from this destruction. The shards represent earth, water and air. The Millennium Bridge (Michael WILFORD & PARTNERS, 1999) is visible underneath the overhanging roof.
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Creator Dates - Born:
American. Born in Poland.
Museums -- England -- Manchester
Architecture -- England -- Manchester
Tourism -- England (Lancashire)
Heritage tourism -- England (Lancashire)