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    Colonnade and curtain wall define a wide walkway along the south edge of the Museum of Modern Literature in Marbach am Neckar, Germany.
    Photo: Alexander Finger

     

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    At the Museum of Modern Literature, the structural rhythm of the inner glass curtain wall echoes the concrete colonnade.
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    West elevation drawing.
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    East-west section drawing
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    The Stirling Prize jury lauded the Museum's materials palette.
    Photo: Alexander Finger

     

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    Dark wood provides a contrast to the predominant light concrete.
    Photo: Alexander Sperl

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    The alignment of the dark wood veneer is vertical in some locations and horizontal in others.
    Photo: Alexander Sperl

     

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    A lower-level gallery space at the Museum of Modern Literature.
    Photo: Alexander Sperl

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    An exterior stair.
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    The Museum of Modern Literature sits on a hill overlooking the Neckar river valley in Germany.
    Photo: Alfred Wein

     

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