Jeongok-ri is Korea’s representative vestiges of the old stone age. to exhibit and research the excavated article and the place, Gyunggi-do held an international competition of Jeongok prehistory museum. and X-TU winnned the project.
because X-TU is a France based architectural firm, SAC international cooperated as a local partner - advising design adjustments according to the local code and mediating between Gyunggido and X-TU.
丘上の橋 bridge on two hills
the museum looks like a bridge placed between two small hills of the site. this looking is made by putting most equipments into the hills, freely locating the main programs (exhibition, research, education) on each hill and then setting circulating paths connecting every facilities and hills.
columns scattered like islands define the period of each exhibition, let sunlight in and become the information and media.