Portland Museum of Art
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Architect Henry N. Cobb
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Location Portland, Maine   map
Date 1978 to 1982   timeline
Building Type art museum
 Construction System brick over ?
Climate temperate
Context urban, fronting square
Style Modern
Notes firm of I. M. Pei & Partners. Semicircular openings in planar brick facade, enfronting public square.




Elevation Drawing

Plan Drawing

Plan Drawing

Section Drawing

Section Drawing

Site Plan Drawing

Sources on Portland Museum of Art

Josep Montaner and Jordi Oliveras. The Museums of the Last Generation. New York: Academy Editions, 1986. ISBN 0-85670-897-6 (UK). ISBN 0-312-004516 (US). NA6690.M66. exterior photo of entrance front, p59.

Helen Searing. New American Art Museums. New York: Whitney Museum of American Art, 1982. ISBN 0-520-04896-2. elevation drawing, p 98. site plan, p100. sections, p102, 103. model photo, p104. photo of exterior model, p104. interior photo of model of gallery space, p105.

Kevin Matthews. The Great Buildings Collection on CD-ROM. Artifice, 2001. ISBN 0-9667098-4-5.— Available at  Find books about Portland Museum of Art


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