design miami/ 08 preview: ‘the vault’ by oppenheim architecture + design   image © oppenheim

 

 

 

the groundbreaking ceremony for ‘the vualt’ by oppenheim architecture + design will take place during this year’s design miami/. the new art complex fully titled ‘art vault & valuables services’ is located in the wynwood design district of miami. the building will serve as a storage facility for art collection and other valuable goods. investor javier lumbreras who owns similar depository warehouses in major cities around the world leads the project. this particular structure will be 11 stories and is set to be complete by 2011. miami and basel based oppenheim architecture + design was selected as the architect and will cover the facade of ‘the vault’ with constantly revolving panels of images. inside there will be a state-of-the-art conservation laboratory and access to premium financial and insurance services as well as exhibition space. oppenheim architecture and design the vault designboom image © oppenheim

 

oppenheim architecture and design the vault designboom image © oppenheim

 

oppenheim architecture and design the vault designboom image © oppenheim