GOPPION NEWS

Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City (Missouri), U.S.A.

May 2007

With a great opening ceremony, the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art of Kansas City is inaugurating on the 1st of June the Bloch Building, a new outbuilding of the Museum designed by the newyorker architect Steven Holl. A great, slander structure that joins the pre-existing neoclassical building and is housing the new Museum collections. For this important project, Laboratorio museotecnico Goppion provided the display-cases for the Ceramic, the African and the Daguerreotype Galleries and studied the retaining boxes for the lighting systems, translating the requests of the Lighting Designer in technical solutions inside the cases