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Cultural buildings, museum architecture and art galleries

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Atomik reveals first Kazakhstan project

London’s Atomik Architecture has unveiled its first completed project in Kazakhstan

RSHP International Spy Museum

RSHP reveals latest designs for International Spy Museum

Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners (RSHP) has revealed its latest designs for a new home for the International Spy Museum in Washington

Reinhold Messner’s 6th and last MMM-Museum designed by Zaha Hadid Architects

Zaha Hadid's mountain-top museum opens

A new museum designed by Zaha Hadid for famous mountaineer Reinhold Messner has opened on the top of the Kronplatz peak, in the South Tyrol, Italy

The Andersen Museum. Image by Christian Bickel

Contest opens for Hans Christian Andersen visitor attraction

Odense in Denmark has launched a competition for a new 6,000m² Hans Christian Andersen ‘fairytale’ visitor attraction

The MOSI warehouse building

MOSI opens design contest for £4m temporary exhibitions gallery

Manchester’s Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI) has launched a design competition for a new £4 million temporary exhibitions gallery

Dreamland Margate

Margate reinvigorated

More than 10 years after its doors closed, Dreamland amusement park in Margate reopened last month following a £30 million restoration led by Hemingway Design

HOME Manchester by Mecanoo

HOME Manchester by Mecanoo

Will Manchester’s new arts centre live up to the world-class status its aspires to, asks Owen Pritchard

RSHP Louvre

RSHP wins contest to design €60m Louvre storage building

Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners has won the job to design a new conservation and storage outpost for the Musee du Louvre

Winner: Isabel Garriga and Clara Garriga

Garriga sisters win Royston Spire contest

Isabel Garriga and Clara Garriga of Holmes Miller Architects have won the Glasgow Institute of Architects’ competition for a £40,000 overhaul of Royston Spire

Heneghan Peng's competition-winning Grand Egyptian Museum in Giza, Egypt

In pictures: Heneghan Peng completes Giza Museum shell

Heneghan Peng has completed the concrete shell on its competition-winning Grand Egyptian Museum project which is now due to complete in 2018

Cultural buildings in the AJ Buildings Library

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