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New North Carolina Museum of Art Building Wins 2011 AIA Award

MUSEUM’S NEW WEST BUILDING—CENTERPIECE OF MAJOR EXPANSION— RECEIVES 2011 HONOR AWARD FOR ARCHITECTURE,  AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF ARCHITECTS’ HIGHEST RECOGNITION The North Carolina Museum of Art’s (NCMA) new building, designed by the New York City-based Thomas Phifer and Partners, has been awarded a 2011 American Institute of Architects (AIA) Honor Award, the AIA’s highest recognition for… Read More ›

NORTH CAROLINA MUSEUM OF ART REOPENS THIS WEEKEND | APRIL 24–25

This weekend, April 24–25, the North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh—one of the most important museums in the South—reopens to the public following the completion of a major three-year expansion. The new 127,000-square-foot West Building, designed by New York-based architects Thomas Phifer and Partners and surrounded by gardens and courtyards, showcases the Museum’s wide-ranging collection,… Read More ›

NORTH CAROLINA MUSEUM OF ART, ONE OF THE MOST IMPORTANT MUSEUMS IN THE AMERICAN SOUTH, REOPENS IN APRIL 2010 FOLLOWING TRANSFORMATIVE EXPANSION

Project includes new building and landscape design, major growth in collection The North Carolina Museum of Art (NCMA)—one of the most important and distinguished museums in the South—is in the final stage of a three-year expansion and will reopen to the public in April 2010, following a seven-month closure. The completed expansion will dramatically transform… Read More ›