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West End: Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum

lakewoodhobo
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Re: West End: Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum

Postby lakewoodhobo » 17 Aug 2018 09:59

The exterior will be metallic. After the wood paneling they'll slap on a layer of Tyvek and then you'll start to see the copper "plank" skin.

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maconahey
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Re: West End: Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum

Postby maconahey » 31 Aug 2018 14:43

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Tnexster
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Re: West End: Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum

Postby Tnexster » 31 Aug 2018 22:08

lakewoodhobo wrote:The exterior will be metallic. After the wood paneling they'll slap on a layer of Tyvek and then you'll start to see the copper "plank" skin.


How will that copper age? l assume it will change over time.

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Re: West End: Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum

Postby kingpin » 16 Sep 2018 14:23

ImageUntitled by Around My City, on Flickr
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Re: West End: Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum

Postby DPatel304 » 16 Sep 2018 15:41

Thanks for the photo updates!

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Re: West End: Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum

Postby Tivo_Kenevil » 18 Sep 2018 17:09

This building looks like a mushroom

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Re: West End: Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum

Postby Tnexster » 18 Sep 2018 20:54

Whats the next layer on that cap?


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Yak_Forger
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Re: West End: Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum

Postby Yak_Forger » 24 Sep 2018 11:33

A copper coating is definitely a bad idea, it requires a lot of time to be kept in semi decent shape... Isn't the director a shareholder of a house cleaning company? Because it may look "cool" but is a waste of public money.

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ContriveDallasite
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Re: West End: Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum

Postby ContriveDallasite » 25 Sep 2018 10:34

Yak_Forger wrote:A copper coating is definitely a bad idea, it requires a lot of time to be kept in semi decent shape... Isn't the director a shareholder of a house cleaning company? Because it may look "cool" but is a waste of public money.


Is this museum receiving public money?

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scott2
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Re: West End: Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum

Postby scott2 » 25 Sep 2018 11:27

No....all private donations.

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maconahey
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Re: West End: Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum

Postby maconahey » 10 Oct 2018 13:57

Hard to see in the picture, but black bricks are going up around the base of the building
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