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    Contemporary Art Museum of Castilla and León

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    Colored glass panels enclose a double-height gallery space at the front edge of the Contemporary Art Museum of Castilla and León.
    Photo: Courtesy Olga Cuesta

     

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    The second-floor restaurant space overlooks the MUSAC entry courtyard.
    Photo: Courtesy Mansilla + Tuñón

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    The frosted glass panels that predominate MUSAC's exterior convey an unusual blue light inside.
    Photo: Courtesy Mansilla + Tuñón

     

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    Although the building's material palette is simple, the play of light and unusual angles contribute to visual interest in MUSAC.
    Photo: © Ángel Marcos

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    The smooth, precast concrete beams in MUSAC ceiling stand in contrast to the texture of the cast-in-place walls.
    Photo: Courtesy Mansilla + Tuñón

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    The rigid uniformity of MUSAC's exterior finish plays against the irregularity of building heights and angles.
    Photo: © Ángel Marcos Extra Large Image

     

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    Clear glass windows in a front gallery space at MUSAC overlook the entry courtyard.
    Photo: Courtesy Mansilla + Tuñón Extra Large Image

     

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