A hall dedicated to the exhibition of the Ma'agan Michael ancient ship, a 2,400 year old vessel discovered in the shallow waters of kibbutz Ma'agan Michael shore.
Hecht museum, Haifa university, Israel, 1999 (architecture), 2004-2007 (exhibition)
The construction of The ship's stand took place in 2008, following an invited design competition.
You may learn more about the ship here on the Hecht museum's website.
Floating above gravel simulating seabed; a raised gallery to its starboard overlooks its hull from above
A small theatre following the curve of the ship
A detail of the gallery's railing