For the Wuxi Museum, Jiangsu, Relicase designed the demountable modular showcases for the museum exhibition hall and bringing out the ideal display effect. In 2017, April, we completed this project.
The Wuxi Museum is a local comprehensive museum featuring local history and art. It is located to the south of the Taihu Lake Square, Wuxi, Jiangsu, China. The building area of 67,000 square meters and is honored as the largest public cultural facility in Wuxi.
It is a compounded museum consisted of the former Wuxi Revolutionary Museum, Wuxi Museum, and Wuxi Science Museum. The exhibition area has more than 20,000 exhibits, covering an area of 14,000 square meters. Its exhibits date back 6000 years and it has a notable collection of Qing dynasty cannons.
As Wuxi depends on the water of the canal and has profound water culture, the construction of the museum emphasizes the water culture, and shows the design concept of 'water and stone'.
The museum is rich in paintings and calligraphy from the Ming and Qing dynasties. The Wuxi Xubeihong Art Gallery is also located in the museum, with authentic paintings of Xu Beihong collected there.