The vertical museum takes shape

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The Royal Museum of Fine Arts Antwerp was in need of a complete renovation. The video show us exactly what happened at the construction site.

The Royal Museum of Fine Arts Antwerp was in need of a complete renovation. The work commenced in 2011, the new museum will open its doors in 2019. A new museum volume, the vertical museum, is currently rising up in the historic building’s former patios or courtyards. A time-lapse sequence shows us how the steel structure of the vertical museum is taking shape inside of the existing building. The video show us exactly what happened at the construction site between what October 2015 until May 2016. Follow our progress at hetnieuwemuseum.be.

 

Video credits

  • Production: Deep Focus
  • Photos: Karin Borghouts 
  • Editing: Guido Verelst 
  • Music: Cyril Orcel 
  • This video was made possible with the support of Artes Roegiers.
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