Aluminum retractable roof graces museum in Argentina's capital

10/16/2013 | Inhabitat

An aluminum retractable roof at the Museo Fortabat in Buenos Aires, Argentina, shields precious artwork inside the facility from the sun during the day and opens up the building to the sky at night, according to this article. The semi-cylindrical structure consists of "glass with sliding anodized aluminum parasols." The retractable roof can be opened or closed with the push of a button.

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