Name Institution Course Date Introduction Both the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao and the Museum Art of Philadelphia are considered to have positively influenced their neighboring cities. The two museums have some similarities based on the architectural designs and for their urban placement they tend to be very beneficial in the achievement of significant paintings sculpture drawing as well as most decorative arts. On the other hand the Guggenheim museum architectural design displays Basque artist facts. However they all serve the city to achieve a common goal (Lang pp. 234). Work cited Lang J. T. (2005). Urban design: A typology of procedures and products. Routledge. Pp.234 [...]
Both the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao and the Museum of Art Philadelphia aspired to positively influence their surrounding cities. What are possible similarities in the very different architectural designs for, and urban placement of both museums that may have been helpful (or not) in achieving that larger goal?