The Outstretched Hand


The Architecture Of The Department Of Islamic Art At The Louvre

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After the success of I.M. Pei's glass pyramid at the Louvre in 1989, a new architectural project was born to house a new wing devoted to Islamic artworks. This is the story of the genesis of the new building and its 'flying carpet' roof, in the Cour...