Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum

Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum

There are 2 comments on the NorthJersey.com story from Dec 20, 2009, titled Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum. In it, NorthJersey.com reports that:

This artist's rendition released by Michigan State University in East Lansing, Mich., shows the planned Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum designed by Zaha Hadid.

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1739waye

AOL

#1 Dec 25, 2009
Is this design meant to enliven the scene in the area? Because it does nothing to coordinate with the rest of the building either on campus or on nearby Grand River. And where is the parking? Are we to park in the "gerbil" cage, the multi-colored rank across the busy street? With the aging population of the cummunity, I can envision the old folks struggling across the boulevard in snow and sleet - maybe for the opening of the museum, but not on a regular basis. Aren't most of the docents over 50? Surely the metal structure will shrink and end up being a huge maintance problem - let's think this design through again.
Shel

Spring Lake, MI

#2 May 19, 2013
We just drove by it today. It is SOO ugly next to the charm of the vintage campus buildings. It just doesn't fit. What in the world were they thinking??!!!

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