US Art Museum to Undergo Renovation

22 June 2010 (Last Updated June 22nd, 2010 18:30)

The Baltimore Museum of Art in Maryland, US, has unveiled designs for its renovation, which is expected to begin next year. The architect for the $24m renovation will be selected this year. The proposed work includes renovating galleries, and improving visitor amenities and

The Baltimore Museum of Art in Maryland, US, has unveiled designs for its renovation, which is expected to begin next year.

The architect for the $24m renovation will be selected this year.

The proposed work includes renovating galleries, and improving visitor amenities and building infrastructure.

New galleries and a black box space will be added, and the east wing lobby will be revamped.

Other features include the addition of two new roofs, an improved climate control system and a 4,000ft² space above the galleries.

Construction is expected to be complete in 2014.