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Cultural buildings, museum architecture and art galleries

Subscribe to the AJ and you'll receive 47 issues a year, including the Stirling Prize annual special, plus access to floorplans of over 200 cultural buildings, museums and galleries in the AJ Buildings Library, all for £3 per week


Takero Shimazaki turns former warehouse into printmakers

London-based Takero Shimazaki Architects has completed this printmaking studios and workshop in Leicester

Daniel Libeskind's 'Modern Art Center' in Vilnius

Libeskind reveals Vilnius art museum

Daniel Libeskind has unveiled plans for a new 3,100m² gallery for modern Lithuanian art in Vilnius

Contest site in Riga, Latvia

Invited contest for £21m Riga art museum opens

The Latvian Museum of Contemporary Art Foundation has launched an invited international competition for a new £21 million museum in Riga

Scrapped: Frank Gehry’s proposed performing arts centre for the World Trade Centre in New York

REX replaces Gehry on World Trade Centre job

REX has been chosen to design the new Performing Arts Centre (PAC) at the World Trade Centre (WTC) in New York – one year after earlier plans by Frank Gehry were abandoned


Tim Ronalds to design new opera house in Surrey woods

Tim Ronalds Architects has revealed plans for a new opera house in the grounds of West Horsley Place, Surrey – the country mansion unexpectedly inherited by Bamber Gascoigne

Elder and Canon Laurieston Housing

The Gorbals transformed

Page\Park and Elder & Cannon’s Lauriston Transformational Regeneration Area updates the traditional Glasgow tenement, retaining its scale while accommodating concerns of light, space and greenery

Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop & Creative Labs. Sutherland Hussey Harris Architects.

Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop by Sutherland Hussey Harris

With its cloister and campanile, this workshop complex in Scotland’s capital city can be seen as a tribute to Gillespie, Kidd & Coia’s St Bride’s Church, writes Johnny Rodger

Patel Taylor St Georges Bristol

Patel Taylor's Bristol concert hall extension approved

‘Pavilion-style’ extension to St George’s concert hall in Bristol is part of a £5.5 million revamp of the arts venue

Carmody Groarke's competition-winning MOSI scheme in Manchester

Carmody Groarke wins £4m MOSI gallery contest

Carmody Groarke has won the competition for a new £4 million temporary exhibitions gallery inside Manchester’s Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI)

Foster Wilson Quarry Theatre

Foster Wilson raises the curtain on £4.3m school theatre

Foster Wilson has created a new £4.3m performing arts centre for Bedford School and the local community by converting a listed Moravian church and minister’s house

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