The Museum der Kulturen Basel dates back to the middle of the nineteenth century. Replacing the Augustinian monastery on the Münsterhügel the classicist building by architect Melchior Berri opened in 1849.
MÉCA, located on the historical riverfront of Bordeaux, will house three regional visual and performing arts agencies FRAC, the ECLA and the OARA in one single institution.
Dedicated to motor racing legend and entrepreneur Enzo Ferrari (1898 - 1988), the museum comprises exhibition spaces within the early nineteenth century house, where the motor racing giant was born and raised and its adjoining workshop, as well as in a new exhibition building.
The new Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science recently broke ground in Downtown Miami's Museum Park. The ceremony took place at the museum's new site overlooking Biscayne Bay.
Aerospace Design: The Art of Engineering
Pratt Manhattan Gallery
New York, New York, USA
On view: October 07, 2005 - December 17, 2005
The exhibition features objects from NASA's collection, on view for the first time, and document progress made in aviation architecture and design during the last 100 years.