US Art Museum Expansion Begins

11 November 2010 (Last Updated November 11th, 2010 18:30)

Work has begun at the Philadelphia Museum of Art in Pennsylvania, US, to accommodate the planned expansion of the facility. The 7,432m² expansion, to be built underground, has been designed by Frank Gehry Architects. Work is expected to be complete in three phases under

Work has begun at the Philadelphia Museum of Art in Pennsylvania, US, to accommodate the planned expansion of the facility.

The 7,432m² expansion, to be built underground, has been designed by Frank Gehry Architects.

Work is expected to be complete in three phases under a ten-year master plan.

The expansion will not change the museum's appearance, according to the Associated Press.