Peter Zumthor to Design Extension for Fondation Beyeler

September 15th, 2016

fondation-beyeler-via-artforumPeter Zumthor has been tapped to design an extension for Fondation Beyeler, Artforum reports, an $82 million building in Iselin-Weber Park in Riehen.  “The interaction of human beings, nature, art, and architecture is one of the keystones of the Fondation Beyeler’s success, and was also essential for the development of Renzo Piano’s award-winning museum,” says Fondation Director Sam Keller, “Peter Zumthor possesses the sensitivity and experience that are needed to create a building of outstanding quality in this very special location.”

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