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The Barnes Foundation: Galleries
Posted on Thu, May 03, 2012
Albert Barnes’ “ensembles” of paintings, furniture, ironwork and pottery have been meticulously replicated, but are enhanced by improved lighting. Architects Tod Williams and Billy Tsien made subtle changes, adding clerestory windows, modifying woodwork and designing light fixtures; a garden atrium and classroom space open up the rooms flanking the Main Gallery.
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