All white errthang. Qatar Museum Authority: Mathaf Art Museum, Museum of Islamic Art, and the National Museum of Qatar.
For some, one museum is not enough. Budi Tek’s Yuz Art Museum is the first in a planned constellation of museums across east Asia.
…And in Indonesia: OHD Museum. “In Asia, the private sector plays a very important role in supporting contemporary art, because governments are not really that interested.”
Private museums in India: Kiran Nadar Art Museum, and the Devi Art Foundation (founded by Lekha and Anupam Poddar).
"In China alone over 100 museums will be built over the next decade.”Liu Yiqian and Wang Wei’s 2nd Long Art Museum in Shanghai.
The Guggenheim Bilbao (T) may have been completed first, but Frank Gehry designed Walt Disney Concert Hall (B) years before.
The legacy of Pacific Standard Time: new scholarship. AND a stronger sense of community among LA’s arts organizations.
Creating a cultural capital not through museum building but through grantmaking and programming.
If you build it will they come (to Abu Dhabi)?
"Bilbao Effect" or "Bilbao Bug"?