Magazine article Art Monthly

Museum News

Magazine article Art Monthly

Museum News

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Tabakalera Culture Factory in San Sebastian, Spain, has announced the results of its international competition for the architectural renovation of the gallery. The winners are Spanish architects Jon Montero and Naiara Montero, who teamed up to propose a variety of improvements to the large, historic building, including the addition of a glass viewing-platform on the roof. One of the conditions of the competition was that works should be complete only nine months after the announcement of the winner, so the team has until September to turn their digital visualisations into reality. www.tabakalera.eu

Kunsthaus Zurich has announced that David Chipperfield Architects has won its competition--in which entries were submitted anonymously--to design the museum's vast new extension, which is due to be completed in 2015. www.kunsthaus.ch

The Museum of Contemporary Art in Sydney has revealed refurbishment plans, which include the building of a new northern wing and the refurbishment of its current headquarters by 2011. www.mca.com.au

Vintner and art collector Donald M Hess has decided that two museums for his collection are just not enough, and has commissioned James Turrell to design a 1,680sqm building to house the 22 Turrell works that are held by the Hess Collection. …

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