NEWS, March 2, 2023
ART GALLERY OF ONTARIO REVEALS INITIAL DESIGN FOR MAJOR EXPANSION
The Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) has revealed initial designs for the Dani Reiss Modern and Contemporary Gallery. Designed with Diamond Schmitt, and Two Row Architect the expansion project will provide an additional 40,000 sf of galleries for the AGO’s growing collection of modern and contemporary art, increasing the museum’s total space available to display art by 30%.
News, March 16, 2023
THE CITY OF NEW YORK BREAKS GROUND ON $1.6 BILLION GOWANUS INFRASTRUCTURE AND PUBLIC SPACE PROJECTS
Selldorf Architects joined the Office of the Mayor, New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in the groundbreaking of two major infrastructure projects in Gowanus, CSO Red Hook and CSO Owls Head. The design of these two headhouse buildings will each host an underground storage tank with the combined capacity to store up to 12 million gallons of sewer overflow during heavy rainstorms.
News, February 15, 2023
ANNABELLE SELLDORF TO RECEIVE THE 2023 ULFERS FOUNDATION AWARD
We are proud to share that Annabelle Selldorf will be receiving the Ulfers Foundation Award on March 20, 2023. The award is presented by New York University’s Department of German in recognition of an individual whose achievements have served to promote and highlight German culture and history.
News, November 30, 2022
THE NATIONAL GALLERY SECURES RESOLUTION TO GRANT PLANNING PERMISSION FOR CAPITAL PROJECTS
Selldorf Architects is honored to share that Westminster City Council has granted the National Gallery with planning permission for a series of sensitive adaptations to its buildings on Trafalgar Square. Coinciding with the Gallery’s Bicentenary in 2024, the projects will create a world-class welcome to the millions of visitors it receives each year.
NEWS, OCTOBER 31, 2022
HIRSHHORN ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENT OF SOM | SELLDORF ARCHITECTS TO UNDERTAKE THE LARGEST REVITALIZATION IN MUSEUM’S HISTORY
The Smithsonian’s Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden has announced the selection of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill and Selldorf Architects (SOM |Selldorf) to jointly develop a modernization plan for the Museum’s interior and plaza.
ANNUAL KEYNOTE LECTURE: “THE WORK WE DO” BY ANNABELLE SELLDORF
Annabelle Selldorf delivered the annual keynote lecture for the American Institute of Architects UK (AIA) and the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA). In her lecture, following an introductory presentation of a selection of recent and current projects by Selldorf Architects, Annabelle shared the firm’s design approach for the National Gallery’s NG200 project which will provide a more welcoming and inclusive experience for the Sainsbury Wing and the public realm.