Nadir Afonso Art Museum

Nadir Afonso Art Museum in Chaves

Design: Álvaro Siza Vieira. The Nadir Afonso Foundation building is built with structural white concrete walls; the roof is covered almost completely in pebbles, and the top of the skylights and the machine room is covered with zinc plate.

V&A Dundee

V&A at Dundee: Museum Building

Designed by Japanese architect Kengo Kuma the £80m V&A Museum of Design is now open to the public. Located alongside RSS Discovery on the waterfront it will host major exhibitions and celebrate design heritage. The building emulates Scottish cliffs.

James Simon Galerie Berlin Museum Island

James Simon Galerie Berlin Museum Island

James Simon Galerie designed by David Chipperfield Architects: Berlin’s Museum Island with its five historic museum buildings forms a complex topographical ensemble of free-standing buildings, with no clear alignment and no internal orientation.

James-Simon-Galerie Berlin Museum Island

James Simon Galerie in Berlin

Designed by David Chipperfield Architects the James Simon Galerie plays a significant role as the new gateway to Berlin’s Museum Island and is suitable for welcoming large numbers of visitors: building opening news.

National Museum of World Writing, South Korea

National Museum of World Writing, South Korea

National Museum of World Writing in Incheon: in order to maintain the visibility, the main section of the museum and galleries are driven underground, separating the volume of services transparently from the ground, inspired by Korean native buildings.