Ateliers Jean Nouvel-designed Museum of Art Pudong to open its doors in ShangHai

Shanghai’s latest cultural offering, the Museum of Art Pudong, consists of four hectares of warm white granite stones assembled in a way that conjures up the irregular pattern of ‘crackled glass’. The western side screen on the Bund is a twin façade of textured glass watermarked with the ‘crackled glass’ pattern over two superimposed floors.