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Cultural buildings, museum architecture and art galleries

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St Petersburg Pier. Image by Texx Smith

Design contest launched for St Petersburg pier regeneration

St Petersburg in Florida has opened an international design competition for the £27 million overhaul of its iconic pier

St Albans Cathedral. Image by Ian Capper

Architect sought for St Albans Cathedral visitor centre

The Cathedral and Abbey Church of St Alban is on the hunt for an architect to design a new £1.5 million visitor centre

Witherford Watson Mann's House of Illustration

Witherford Watson Mann's House of Illustration opens

Witherford Watson Mann’s House of Illustration in Kings Cross has opened to the public

Foster + Partners' Imperial War Museum

Imperial War Museum by Foster + Partners

Phase 1 of Fosters’ masterplan for the Imperial War Museum has a fittingly solemn effect, as though we were in the last resting place of a great warrior, writes AJ critic-at-large Ellis Woodman

Wilkinson Eyre's and Ralph Appelbaum's Carlsberg visitor attraction project in Copenhagen, Denmark

Wilkinson Eyre reveals Carlsberg visitor attraction vision

Wilkinson Eyre has revealed the first images of its proposed Carlsberg visitor attraction project in Copenhagen, Denmark

RSHP British Museum

World Conservation and Exhibitions Centre by Roger Stirk Harbour + Partners

Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners’ newly-opened British Museum extension carries the ‘Rogers’ imprimatur but it is very much the work of Graham Stirk, says Rory Olcayto

Maber’s Richard III visitor centre

Maber’s £4m Richard III centre opens

Maber Architects’ £4million Richard III visitor centre in Leicester has opened its doors

Madrid in Spain. Image by Fermín Rodríguez Fajardo

Ideas contest opens for Madrid arts museum

CTRL+SPACE has launched an open ideas competition to create a new digital arts museum in the Spanish capital

Pringle Richards Sharratt's Black Cultural Archives in Brixton, south London [July 2014]

PRS’ Black Cultural Archives opens doors

Pringle Richards Sharratt’s [PRS] competition-winning Black Cultural Archives scheme in Brixton, south London, has finally completed

The Grande Arche in Paris. Image by James Russell

Paris’ Grande Arche in line for £160m revamp

The French government has announced an urgent £160million refurbishment programme for Paris’ crumbling Grande Arche

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