Tags: Museums

Fondation Louis Vuitton / Frank Gehry

Billowing glass sails anchored to vast white blocks define Frank Gehry's new creation, the Fondation Louis Vuitton.... Read More

Lenbachhaus Museum / Foster + Partners

Clad with golden pipes, the new extension of the Lenbachhaus Museum is a gleaming addition to the streets of Munich. Amplifying the restored yellow-ochre render on the walls of the original building,... Read More

Moesgaard Museum / Henning Larsen Architects

With its clean lines, green space and effortless cool, its hard to imagine anything more Danish than the Moesgaard Museum. Designed by Scandinavian design legends Henning Larsen Architects, the... Read More

Mieczyslaw Karlowicz Philharmonic Hall / Szczecin Barozzi/Veiga

Ghostly peaks arise from a street in the Polish port city of Szczecin. Built on the site of the historical Konzerthaus – a building decimated during WWII – the city's new Philharmonic Hall... Read More

Fire Museum – Żory / OVO Grabczewscy Architects

Once a year, the residents of the picturesque Polish town of Żory march through the streets of the medieval Old Town, their flaming torches casting shadows in the night. There is debate about the... Read More

Renzo Piano's Harvard Art Museums

It's hard to imagine any other architect who could match Renzo Piano's skill, dexterity and imagination when it comes to the Harvard Art Museums project. Confronted with a confined space, difficult... Read More

Specifier Magazine Issue 116

The New Art Museums of Rio / House of Music / JA Curve Church / Fairfield Hacienda / Florence St / North Bondi Surf Lifesaving Club / The Ozone House / UTS Great Hall / 2014 Venice Biennale / Meet... Read More

Viva Brazil

With the FIFA world cup winding down and preparation for the Olympics ramping up, all eyes are on Rio de Janeiro. Investment has been poured into infrastructure and architecture; 145 highrise... Read More

Renzo Piano's Kimbell Art Museum extension

Renzo Piano has designed an extension for Louis Kahn's Kimbell Art Museum Read More

Denmark's Maritime Museum

A maritime museum is the latest addition to Helsingør's 'Culture Yard', in the shadow of Hamlet's Castle. Read More

Museum of Contemporary Art

The Museum of Contemporary Art has the most glorious double frontage in Sydney, overlooking both Circular Quay and the Rocks. Yet the shortcomings of its structure – a 1930s designed... Read More