Selldorf Architects was tasked with creating new architecture for the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla that would give greater meaning to the whole, better connect the Museum to its spectacular coastal setting, provide significantly more gallery space, and create a more welcoming and clear entry.
This new 118,500 sf mixed-use project is located on the corner of University Place and East 12th Street in Greenwich Village. The primary urban opportunities of the site are to connect to the thriving pedestrian activity and contribute to the public’s experience of the streetscape.
We are pleased to share that the Galerie Thaddeus Ropac, Ely House, located in London’s Mayfair district, opened April 28th. The historic Ely House was renovated by Selldorf Architects with Cowie Montgomery. The new gallery is five floors and over 16,000 sf with four distinct exhibition spaces…
In honor of the 100th anniversary of the birth of Ettore Sottsass, LE STANZE DEL VETRO is displaying 200 of the Italian architect’s glass and crystal pieces. The exhibition, titled “Ettore Sottsass: The Glass”, was curated by Luca Massimo Barbero, Director of the Institute of Art History of Fondazione Giorgio Cini, and designed by Selldorf Architects. The show is on San Giorgio Maggiore Island in Venice and will be on view from April 10th to July 30th.
Selldorf Architects is designing the new Esther Schipper gallery in Berlin’s Potsdamer Strasse gallery district. Located in a former printing and warehouse facility, the new gallery will offer 5,800 sf exhibition space split into a large primary room and a smaller, 1,500 sf space. The inaugural exhibition on April 28 during Berlin’s Gallery Weekend will showcase works by Angela Bulloch and Anri Sala.