Museums

Wonderkamers 2.0, Municipal Museum The Hague

Kossmann.dejong

22 Apr 2014

Kossmann.dejong has developed the concept and design for the entirely refurbished Wonderkamers (Wonder Rooms) in the Municipal Museum The Hague, just like they did for the original display in 2005. The Wonderkamers, especially focused on teenagers, present visual art, architecture, fashion, and craft and design in a surprising way. The renewed display is the result of three years of intense

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Soumaya Museum

Fernando Romero EnterprisE - FREE

22 Apr 2014

The Soumaya Museum is home to a private art collection of nearly 70,000 works from the 15th to mid-20th century, including the world's largest private collection of Auguste Rodin sculptures. Programmed and designed by FR-EE, the museum reflects the eclectic taste of the collector, as well as his desire to create a new cultural institution for the public and the city. The 150-foot tall structure

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Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam

Wilmotte & AssociƩs SA

22 Apr 2014

The architectural vision for the museum was to return the internal spaces to Cuypers' original 1885 design, and to reinstate the late nineteenth century gallery proportions. The Rijksmuseum's museographers chose to display the entire collection chronologically, rather than by typology, so visitors will be able to travel seamlessly through 900 years of Dutch history. The visual result is a rare

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Palacio de Hierro - 125 Years of Style

Esrawe Studio

22 Apr 2014

The year 1888 marks the beginning of the history of ‘El Palacio de Hierro', Mexico's most emblematic department store, and since then it has been a reference of luxury, fashion and style in this country.  To commemorate its 125th anniversary, ‘El Palacio de Hierro' displays the exhibition "125 Years of Style" in one of its most iconic buildings in the city: the Historical

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Frida & Diego: Passion, Politics and Painting

Esrawe Studio

22 Apr 2014

This exhibition at the High Museum in Atlanta features more than 120 paintings and drawings by Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera, including an important group of photographs by artists who captured the couple's shared passion for each other and for Mexico's revolutionary culture during the 1920s and 1930s. The exhibition is co-organised by the Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, the High Museum of Art,

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