ADELAIDE CONTEMPORARY

Adelaide Contemporary is a new cultural paradigm that places the idea of the “contemporary” within an expanded time frame, linking the deep history of Aboriginal culture, the historical and geographic breadth of the Art Gallery of South Australia’s collection, the perpetual present of festivals and events, and art into the future.
Countries: AUSTRALIA
Categories: CULTURAL ARCHITECTURE
Work in Progress - Progetto Architettonico: WOODS BAGOT | DILLER SCOFIDIO + RENFRO
Beginning of Construction: 2018
The building is conceived of as a curatorial apparatus tailored to support these juxtapositions of time, geography, scale, and media. 
A matrix of unique spaces unbound by disciplinary categories range in size, height, infrastructure and light quality, and provide infinite flexibility for work across media. 
Daylit galleries above and light controlled galleries below are linked by a ground floor Super Lobby – a radically welcoming extension of the city and its gardens. Combining curatorial experimentation with new modes of education anchored by the Gallery of Time, Adelaide Contemporary will be a cultural incubator for South Australia and the world. 

Photo credits: Diller Scofidio + Renfro
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