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Museums

Unpacking the secrets to good museum storage

Museum leaders should focus as much design attention on the archives as the galleries themselves, according to a new white paper by Erin Flynn and Bruce Davis, architects and museum experts with the firm Cooper Robertson.


Projects

Construction nears completion on $1B Grand Egyptian Museum in Cairo

At an estimated budget of $1 billion, the Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM) is considered the largest museum in the world dedicated to one civilization. The superlatives don’t end there: It’s also the largest museum in Egypt, the largest Pharaonic museum in the world, and one of the world’s leading scientific, historical, and archeological study centers. 


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Museums

Museums | May 31, 2022

University of Texas at Dallas breaks ground on new 12-acre cultural district

The University of Texas at Dallas (UT Dallas) recently broke ground on the Crow Museum of Asian Art, the first phase of a new 12-acre cultural district on campus.

Museums | Mar 16, 2022

Unpacking the secrets to good museum storage

Museum leaders should focus as much design attention on the archives as the galleries themselves, according to a new white paper by Erin Flynn and Bruce Davis, architects and museum experts with the firm Cooper Robertson.

Projects | Mar 2, 2022

Construction nears completion on $1B Grand Egyptian Museum in Cairo

At an estimated budget of $1 billion, the Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM) is considered the largest museum in the world dedicated to one civilization. The superlatives don’t end there: It’s also the largest museum in Egypt, the largest Pharaonic museum in the world, and one of the world’s leading scientific, historical, and archeological study centers. 

Museums | Feb 25, 2022

Virginia Museum of History and Culture set to reopen after 18-month renovation

Expanded exhibits present new learning approaches.

University Buildings | Feb 18, 2022

On-campus performing arts centers and museums can be talent magnets for universities

Cultural facilities are changing the way prospective students and parents view higher education campuses.

Museums | Jan 25, 2022

Cooper Robertson selected to design master plan for Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute

The project will seek public input regarding the campus master plan.

Museums | Jan 14, 2022

The Shedd Aquarium unveils its $500 million vision for the future

The project will prepare the aquarium for the next 100 years.

Museums | Dec 20, 2021

Marvel selected for $21 million renovation of the Bronx Museum of Arts’ Grand Concourse Entrance

The museum is one of NYC’s only major museums with free admission.

Museums | Dec 7, 2021

The Palo Alto Junior Museum and Zoo completes

CAW Architects designed the project.

Giants 400 | Nov 19, 2021

2021 Cultural Facilities Giants: Top architecture, engineering, and construction firms in the U.S. cultural facilities sector

Gensler, AECOM, Buro Happold, and Arup top BD+C's rankings of the nation's largest cultural facilities sector architecture, engineering, and construction firms, as reported in the 2021 Giants 400 Report.

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