Client: Cleveland Museum of Art

Architect: Rafael Vinoly Architects

Construction Value:

Phase I: $127 million
Phase II: $130 million

 Location: Cleveland, Ohio

 Highlights Include:

    • Preconstruction and construction services provided for the expansion and renovation.
    • Complete restoration of 1916 building and 1971 Brever addition and construction of 170,000-SF addition.
    •  34,000-SF Piazza became the central gathering place for museum visitors, as well as event space for large functions.
    • External renovation of 1916 building used marble from the original quarry to match the color and grain of the existing stone.
    • The atrium skylight, double-skin glass gallery enclosures and the glass corridors all incorporate advanced technologies and high-performance sustainable design features.
    • Building program included:
      • Piazza
      • Restaurant
      • Art Galleries
      • Kitchen
      • Educational Center
      • Private Dining
      • Library
      • Administrative Offices
      • Classrooms
      • Retail Staging
      • Conservation Labs
      • Collection Storage
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