Mumbai City Museum North Wing Design Competition

Result

Winner
Steven Holl Architects with Opolis Architects, Guy Nordenson and Associates, AECOM, Dongre Project Management Consultants, Transsolar and L’Observatoire

Finalists
- AL_A with PK Das, Arup, Turner & Townsend, GROSS. MAX and Superflux
- Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos with Malik Architecture, Arup and Empty
- OMA + S&K with Meinhardt India, Houtman + Sander, GMD Consultants and Langdon Seah
- Pei Cobb Freed & Partners Architects with Christopher Charles Benninger Architects (CCBA), Leslie E. Robertson Associates International (LERA), Buro Happold, WORKSHOP: Ken Smith Landscape Architect and George Sexton Associates
- Studio Mumbai Architecture + Edifice Consultants with Sterling Engineering Consultancy Services and Eskayem Consultants
- wHY with Ganti + Associates, Sterling Engineering, Sterling and Wilson, Magnusson Klemencic Associates, Buro Happold, Local Projects and Quantsoft India
- Zaha Hadid Architects with Sameep Padora Associates (sP+a), AKT II, Max Fordham, Dan Pearson Studio and AECOM

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Overview

Museum extension project competition

Category Competition Result / Project Competition
Type International, Project/EOI, Open, Two-Stage
Genre Museum
Country India
Registration Deadline 13 January 2014 GoogleCal iCal
Submission Deadline 13 January 2014
Eligibility Multi-disciplinary creative teams

Description
The Mumbai City Museum, also known as the Dr. Bhau Daji Lad Museum, is in the process of creating a new dynamic identity for itself as a cultural hub in Mumbai. It is one of India's most outward-looking cultural institutions and hosts regular international events, including the BMW Guggenheim Lab.

It is a sister museum to the Victoria and Albert Museum in London and is the third oldest museum in India.

Dedicated to excellence in cultural education, the Museum seeks a design team for its new North Wing which will provide new galleries and facilities including, an interpretation centre, a library, an archive, conservation facilities and a new museum shop and café.

At the heart of the new wing will be a permanent gallery to showcase contemporary Mumbai, focusing on important milestones in the city's development and highlighting its cultural achievements, as well as temporary exhibition space to international standards capable of taking large-scale touring exhibitions.

Jury
TBA

Prize
Dsign Commission

Entry Fee
None

Timetable
Shortlist announced: late January
Winner selected: early April 2014

Organizer
Mumbai City Museum

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