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Foster’s winning design and all finalist proposals for Prado Museum renovation

The winning design by Foster + Partners and the eight finalist proposals of the competition to redesign the Hall of Realms of the Prado Museum in Madrid

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Snøhetta + Casson Mann: Lascaux 4 – International Center for Cave Art

Designed by Snøhetta and Casson Mann, the Lascaux 4 Center for Cave Art in Montignac is a great piece of architecture and an innovative archeological museum

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“Next Level” ARoS extension by Schmidt Hammer Lassen & James Turrell

Designed by Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects with James Turrell, “Next Level” is an ambitious extension project for the ARoS museum in Aarhus, Denmark

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Los Angeles – Lucas Museum of Narrative Art by MAD, a preview

A preview of the new Lucas Museum of Narrative Art – to be built in Exposition Park, Los Angeles -, designed by China-based design firm MAD Architects

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Poissy Galore – Insects Museum and Visitor Center | AWP + HHF

Nominated for the Mies Van Der Rohe Award 2017, the Poissy Galore Insects Museum designed by AWP + HHF combines contemporary architecture and rural culture

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Norwegian Wild Reindeer Pavilion – Viewpoint Snøhetta

The iron and timber Wild Reindeer observation pavilion designed by Snøhetta in central Norway is an example of how good architecture often relies on simplicity

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Prada opens Osservatorio, a new gallery focused on photography in Milan

In December 2016, the Prada Foundation opens “Osservatorio”, a new exhibition space focused on photography, in Milan’s Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II

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House of Natural Science, Bjerringbro – Nord Architects

The House of Natural Science is a learning center, and an iconic and sustainable cylindrical building, designed by NORD Architects in Bjerringbro, Denmark

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Vitra Schaudepot – Herzog & de Meuron

The Vitra Schaudepot is a new exhibition venue, dedicated to the history of design, conceived by Herzog & de Meuron in the famous Vitra Campus near Basel

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Rem Koolhaas – OMA | BLOX – Copenhagen

BLOX is a new mixed-use building designed by Rem Koolhaas / OMA in the Copenhagen harbor. Set to open in 2018, it will also accommodate the new home of DAC

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Bjarke Ingels Group | Blåvand Bunker Museum

The iconic architecture of the Blåvand Bunker Museum by BIG – Bjarke Ingels Group, built on the site of the former WWII Tirpitz bunker near Varde, Denmark

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Lisbon | MAAT Museum by AL_A – Amanda Levete

The MAAT Museum of Art, Architecture & Technology in Lisbon, designed by British practice AL_A – Amanda Levete Architects, opened on October 5, 2016

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The (successful) challenge of DGT for the new Estonian National Museum

The design by Paris-based DGT architects for the new Estonian National Museum in Tartu is located in the airfield of a former Sovier Union military base

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The surprising LACMA extension by Zumthor

Swiss architect Peter Zumthor designed a curvilinear extension for the east campus of LACMA Los Angeles County Museum of Art, raised 30 feet over the ground

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The new “Cloud Pavilion” by Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects

The Cloud pavilion is a recently completed space for art and events designed by Danish architects Schmidt Hammer Lassen on the HuangPu riverfront in Shangai

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Asten, Austria | The House of Bread by Coop Himmelb(l)au

The Haus des Brotes II designed by Coop Himmelb(l)au, currently under construction, will be a sort of “Cabinet of Wonder” dedicated to the history of bread.

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The Latvian Museum of Contemporary Art Design Competition

British architectural practice Adjaye Associates and local office AB3D are the winner of the competition to design the Latvian Museum of Contemporary Art.

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Grace Farms River Building by SANAA – New Canaan, CT

New Canaan, CT, can boast having two of the best architectural icons in the US: Philip Johnson’s Glass House and the Grace Farms River Building by SANAA

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Pass Museum Timmelsjoch – Werner Tscholl Architects

High mountain museums always have a peculiar charm, and the tube-shaped Pass Museum designed by Werner Tscholl at Timmelsjoch, Austria, is no exception

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Ragnarock Roskilde – the golden museum of rock by MVRDV and COBE

On April 29, 2016, the Crown Prince of Denmark Frederik inaugurated the new Ragnarock museum in Roskilde, designed by MVRDV and COBE architects

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London | The renovated V&A by Amanda Levete Architects

The design by Amanda Levete Architects for the renovated Victoria & Albert Museum on Exhibition Road, London, takes shape with a view to opening in 2017.

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New Bauhaus Museum Dessau by Gonzalez Hinz Zabala

The project for the new Bauhaus Museum Dessau by Gonzalez Hinz Zabala architects takes its inspiration from the architecture and legacy of Walter Gropius

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The Louvre Abu Dhabi by Ateliers Jean Nouvel

The Louvre Abu Dhabi museum designed by Jean Nouvel in the Saadiyat Cultural District, its architectural concept and the secrets of its iconic great dome

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New York | New MET Breuer opens to the public

The new MET Breuer, the venue MET dedicates to modern and contemporary art, opens March 18, 2016, after a major restoration of the building by Marcel Breuer

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Colmar | Unterlinden Museum by H&dM

The new Unterlinden Museum in Colmar, designed by Herzog & de Meuron architects, was opened January 23, 2016 in the presence of the President of France

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MACRO Museum in Rome by Odile Decq

The expansion of the MACRO Museum of Contemporary Art in Rome by Odile Decq adds a radically contemporary architecture to an historical industrial edifice