Museum of Glass. A world class tourist attraction in Shanghai.
A two story museum of Translucence by the name of Shanghai museum of glass has opened for awe filled audience in China. the main purpose of the museum is to honor the history of craft and construction of glass. Shanghai Museum of Glass brings together glass works from all era and fields, ranging from early stages of its inventions and creation to the on going innovation in glass art.
The urn-shaped building is a unique yet another impressive addition to the growing modern architecture of Shanghai. This glass museum incorporates much of the original part of architecture in its latest deign as it was built from a former glass-making plant. The outstanding transformation of an old glass melting workshop into an art space is a unique experience of heat and fire melting the glass.
Shanghai museum of glass is one of many museums to be constructed in Shanghai, which are around 100 as planned for this decade. China aims to become a center of culture and history in its most populous city , and the addition of Shanghai museum of glass in the Boashan District will make the city hub for all the study of research and innovation in the field glass