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Architecture Jul 24, 2012

Top 10 Museum Designs

Today museums do not only impress with what they have on display, but in the best case, already with their very own design and architecture. Frame took a detailed look at the most impressive structures in the world of museums, … Read more
Architecture Mar 15, 2012

Enzo Ferrari Museum

The Enzo Ferrari Museum has finally opened its doors in Modena, the home city in Italy, of the iconic race car maker. Started by Future Systems founder Jan Kaplický, London practice Shiro Studio had to take over the construction of… Read more
Design Nov 6, 2011

Toyo Ito Architecture Museum Japan

On the Island of Omishima, Japanese architect Toyo Ito has completed his eponymous Toyo Ito Architecture Museum, the first ever Japanese museum dedicated to the work of an individual architect. The angular steel structure is sculpted to… Read more
Uncategorized Dec 15, 2010

Gothic Ivories Project

Some quick museum news for today, www.gothicivories.courtauld.ac.uk is now online. The site makes available the first 700 objects from a database that already numbers more than 3,000 ivories. A detailed entry has been written for each… Read more
Events May 18, 2010

Today | International Museum Day 2010

The above should say it all. Today (May 18, 2010) is International Museums Day. Museums for social harmony, this years theme, is an important one. Assessing the role of the museum as conduit for intercultural dialogue, the IMD proposes some… Read more
Architecture May 13, 2010

The Tate Modern turns 10

Wallpaper* celebrates the Tate Modern’s 10th birthday with a nice little feature of past highlights and installations. The gallery is gearing up for an expansion, to be handled by Herzog and de Meuron. One of the key spaces in the … Read more
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