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Academy Museum of Motion Pictures, Los Angeles, Calif (2021)

Artist/Designer: RPBW

Project Location: Los Angeles, California

Figure 1: Academy Museum of Motion Pictures Theater ( Source | Accessed : May 17, 2022 | Photographer: Iwan Baan )
Figure 2: Terrace Featuring Glass Dome ( Source | Accessed : May 17, 2022 )
Figure 3: Section ( Source | Accessed : May 17, 2022 )
Figure 4: Academy Museum of Motion Pictures Exterior ( Source | Accessed : May 17, 2022 )

Art Deco, Contemporary

Primary Material(s):
Glass, Concrete, Steel


Related Website(s):

Significant Date(s):
21st Century, 2012, 2021

Additional Information:
Publications, Texts in Print:
"Academy Museum of Motion Pictures." Architect. October 6, 2017.
Amelar, Sarah. "Academy Museum of Motion Pictures by Renzo Piano Building Workshop." Architectural Record. September 21, 2021.
Block, India. "Renzo Piano completes Academy Museum of Motion Pictures in Los Angeles." Dezeen. March 10, 2021.
Gluck, Maria. "Renzo Piano’s Academy Museum Is a Two-Part Ode to the Movies." Metropolis. December 15, 2021.
Ritz, Jessica. "AD Interviews Renzo Piano on His Newly Completed Academy Museum of Motion Pictures." Architectural Digest. October 1, 2021.

Building Address:
6067 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90036

Significant Dates:
Opening: September 30, 2021

Supporting Staff, Designers:
Design: Renzo Piano Building Workshop in Collaboration with Gensler (Architect Of Record) and SPF:a
Design Team: M.Carroll, S.Scarabicchi (Partners In Charge), L.Priano (Associate In Charge), D.Hammerman, J.Jones With S.Casarotto, E.Donadel, S.Ishida (Partner), K.Joyce, M.Matthews, P.Pelanda, T.Perkins, E.Trezzani (Partner) And N.Cheng, G.Dattola, E.Ludwig, B.Ruswick, H.Travers, A.Zambrano; B.Pignatti, A.Pizzolato (CGI); F.Cappellini, I.Corsaro, D.Lange, F.Terranova (Models)
Consultants: Buro Happold (Structure, MEP, Lighting); Knippers Helbig (Façade); Arup North America (Theater Consultant, Acoustics); Jaffe Holden (Acoustics, A/V); Fisher Marantz Stone (Lighting); Exponent, Simpson Gumpertz & Heger (Fire/Life Safety); Lerch Bates, Kiran Consulting Group, HKA Elevator Consulting (Vertical Transportation); Atelier Ten (Sustainability); Simpson Gumpertz & Heger (Envelope/Waterproofing, Building Restoration); Gibson Transportation Consulting (Traffic); AECOM, Stuart-Lynn Company (Cost Consultant); Walter P. Moore (Interior Façade); John Fidler Preservation Technology (Restoration); Transsolar (Sustainability); CS Caulkins (Building Maintenance); Finish Hardware Technology (Hardware)
Project Manager: Paratus Group

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