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Building Development in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA – design by Herzog & de Meuron, architects

May 8, 2009

Walker Art Center Building

Location: Minneapolis, MN
Date built: 2005
Herzog & de Meuron with HGA, Inc.

Walker Art Center Building

Walker Art Center
photo : Paul Warchol

Address: 1750 Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55403, United States

Contact: (612) 375-7600

Walker typeface illustration, 1995.
Designed by Matthew Carter (type) and Matt Eller.

Walker Art Center logo
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Herzog & de Meuron

This is a multidisciplinary contemporary art center in the Lowry Hill neighborhood of Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States. The Walker is one of the most-visited modern and contemporary art museums in the United States and, together with the adjacent Minneapolis Sculpture Garden and the Cowles Conservatory, it has an annual attendance of around 700,000 visitors. The museum’s permanent collection includes over 13,000 modern and contemporary art pieces including books, costumes, drawings, media works, paintings, photography, prints, and sculpture.

Location:1750 Hennepin Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55403 ‘

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