National Museum of the American Indian
Winner: IESNA Lumen Award
Studio Joseph Architects
Located in Washington, DC, the new permanent installation describes the story of the American Native Indian reveals how the imagery of Native Americans are everywhere in American culture.
In the central "Nexus", the walls are covered with an intricate metal framework holding printed images, backlit panels, digital
LED framing projectors precisely illuminated uniquely shaped objects, without allowing light to spill onto adjacent displays. Tr
A curving recessed case fully integrated into the wall weaves together historical and contemporary cultural references and guide
Custom casework was built to protect and display extremely delicate ceremonial regalia. The garments are illuminated dramatical