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Foster + Partners designs Datong Art Museum

A series of pyramidal forms defines this sunken museum in northeastern China Ever-busy Foster + Partners – whose museum for Roman antiquities recently opened in

Architecture

Estudio Herreros-designed Munch museum opens in Oslo

The aluminium-wrapped vertical structure on the Norwegian capital’s waterfront provides expansive spaces for the iconic artist’s work Words by Will Jennings When Oslo’s opera house

Architecture

Snøhetta designs new gallery space within 1960s Norwegian arts centre 

Gallery Merz, at the Henie Onstad Kunstsenter outside Oslo, is carved out from the centre’s original concrete shell in a sensitive design that connects to

Architecture

Snøhetta designs Impressionism-inspired extension to Danish art museum

The underground extension and sculptural landscaping at the Ordrupgaard museum aim to holistically enhance the entire complex Words by Harriet Thorpe Ordrupgaard, an art museum

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Major new contemporary art museum opens in Spain

Designed by Tuñón Arquitectos, the Museum of Contemporary Art Helga de Alvear cuts a striking presence in the historic Spanish city of Cáceres Words by

Buildings

Kunsthaus Zürich museum expanded by David Chipperfield Architects

The new building makes the Kunsthaus the largest art museum in Switzerland Words by Francesca Perry The Kunsthaus Zürich museum has been expanded with a

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Latvian cork factory becomes bright orange art museum

Riga-based architecture practice Annvil has transformed a piece of the city’s industrial heritage into an active new art centre, Zuzeum Words by Lauren Teague Over

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He Art Museum by Tadao Ando opens in Guangdong

The Japanese, Pritzker Prize-winning architect has designed a museum of stacked circles in China’s Shunde District He Art Museum (HEM) is a new museum complex

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interior of x musuem beijing with wall hanging system - iconeye.com

Beijing’s X Museum offers an alternative to white box art displays

Eschewing blank space for an intricate wall-hanging system, TEMP’s design looks to evolve the modern art gallery Words by Hugh Metcalf Photos by Jin Weiqi

Buildings

Tate Modern’s Blavantnik Building extension by Herzog & de Meuron

Over a decade after designing the Tate Modern, Herzog & de Meruon completed the Blavantnik Building – a brick extension in the old switch house that

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Design London makes LDF debut this September

Mac Collins wins Design Museum’s new annual prize

Levi’s launches recycled and recyclable jeans

Vietnamese tea factory transformed into museum

Hands-free function and hand-crafted form, from VOLA

Superflex co-designs play sculptures with children in Denmark

Foster + Partners designs Datong Art Museum

Women of architecture celebrated in MAXXI exhibition

In Canada, a Passive House community centre focused on social inclusivity

The architecture of Chanel – in pictures


Architects

RIBA goes digital-only with new wave of architect lectures

Architect David Chipperfield is known for his minimal designs

Tatiana Bilbao is one of Mexico’s most creative designers

The high-tech, inside-out design of Richard Rogers

Robert Venturi: a postmodernist pioneer

A look at the life of designer-inventor Richard Buckminster Fuller

Norman Foster is one of the early pioneers of high tech architecture

Bangladeshi architect Marina Tabassum is sensitive to tradition and culture

America’s architect: Frank Lloyd Wright


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Design London makes LDF debut this September

Mac Collins wins Design Museum’s new annual prize

Levi’s launches recycled and recyclable jeans

Vietnamese tea factory transformed into museum

Hands-free function and hand-crafted form, from VOLA

Superflex co-designs play sculptures with children in Denmark

Foster + Partners designs Datong Art Museum

Women of architecture celebrated in MAXXI exhibition

In Canada, a Passive House community centre focused on social inclusivity

The architecture of Chanel – in pictures


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