LUMA Arles receives an Architecture Merit Award from AIANY

January 9, 2018

LUMA Arles, a new contemporary art center in Arles, France, received a 2018 Architecture Merit Award from AIANY! Announced at the annual Center for Architecture Design Awards Jury Symposium, the project repurposes the industrial ruins of a 16-acre rail depot for Fondation LUMA. Congratulations to the team, including landscape architects Bureau Bas Smets and executive architects C + D Architecture. Learn more about the project here.




Exhibition: “Medardo Rosso: Sight Unseen and his Encounters with London”

December 21, 2017

Galerie Thaddeus Ropac presents the show titled “Medardo Rosso: Sight Unseen and his Encounters with London” exhibited at the Ely House, a Grade I listed building recently renovated by Selldorf Architects. The exhibition is curated by Sharon Hecker, leading international expert on Rosso and Julia Peyton-Jones, Senior Global Director, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, and designed by Selldorf Architects. The show features a selection of Rosso’s sculptures, as well as rarely shown drawings and, for the first time in the UK, his own photographs of his work. On view through February 10th, 2018.

Happy Holidays from Selldorf Architects

December 19, 2017

We are very proud to be working on the Mwabwindo School in Zambia which will open this spring. Please click here for more information on the school and 14+ Foundation.

Annabelle Selldorf joins World Monuments Fund Board of Trustees

November 17, 2017

We are pleased to announce that Annabelle Selldorf has joined the Board of Trustees of the World Monuments Fund (WMF). She joins a dedicated group committed to the field of heritage preservation. Learn more about WMF’s important work here

David Zwirner to Open New Hong Kong Gallery

November 9, 2017

We are happy to be working on the new David Zwirner Hong Kong Gallery. The gallery will open next year on January 27th with its inaugural exhibition of new paintings by Belgian artist Michaël Borremans. See announcement on David Zwirner website.

Mwabwindo School honored with 2017 Panerai Design Miami/ Visionary Award

September 29, 2017

We are pleased to announce that the Mwabwindo School has been selected as the recipient of the 2017 Panerai Design Miami/ Visionary Award. For the first time, the award recipient is a collaborative project, conceived by the 14+ Foundation, Selldorf Architects, and artist Rashid Johnson with the new contribution of Design Miami commissioned furniture by Christ & Gantenbein. Designed by Selldorf Architects, the school is inspired by the tall trees on the surrounding savanna that serve as shaded gathering spaces…

Selldorf Architects selected to design Hauser & Wirth Hong Kong

September 25, 2017

Selldorf Architects has been selected to design the 10,000 sf gallery for the new Hauser & Wirth Hong Kong location. The gallery space will be spread across two stories of the H Queen’s development in the Central district of Hong Kong. This marks the seventh gallery Selldorf Architects has designed for Hauser & Wirth including locations in New York, London, Zurich and Los Angeles. The Hauser & Wirth Hong Kong gallery is set to open in Spring of 2018.



Clandon Park International Design Competition Final Concept

August 21, 2017

We are very proud to share our design concept for the Clandon Park International Design Competition. Our team includes Cowie Montgomery Architects, Studio Otero Pailos, Arup, Vogt Landscape Architects, and Martin Ashley Architects. The scheme honors Clandon Park’s rich architectural and cultural history while providing an opportunity for a dynamic and transporting visitor experience. The final concepts of all six competitors can be seen here and will also be on display at Clandon Park from August 23rd to October 1st, before the final jury selection this fall.

Bombas Gens Centre D’Art Opens

July 7, 2017

On July 8th , Fundació Per Amor a L’Art will open a multipurpose art center in the transformed Bombas Gens factory complex located in Valencia, Spain. Selldorf Architects is the design consultant for the renovation and expansion of Bombas Gens, a former hydraulic pump factory complex…

Shortlisted: Clandon Park International Design Competition

May 24, 2017

Selldorf Architects is thrilled to be on one of six teams selected to participate in the final stage of a design competition for Clandon Park, a National Trust house largely destroyed by fire in 2015…

Galerie Thaddeus Ropac Ely House Opens

April 28, 2017

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…

Exhibition Opening: “Ettore Sottsass: The Glass”

April 10, 2017

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.