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Nov 10, 2021
Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego (MCASD), La Jolla Campus, San Diego, California, USA
Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego MCASD
rendering Courtesy of Selldorf Architects
Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego
The expanded Museum will offer four times the current gallery space, two levels of light-filled galleries, a public park, and new seaside terraces offering dramatic views of the Pacific Coast. The new design includes the renovation of 28,000 square feet of existing spaces as well as the addition of 46,400 square feet of new spaces to MCASD, effectively doubling the Museum’s existing square footage.

July 14, 2021
Selldorf Architects win the NG200 Project at The National Gallery, London, England, UK

The National Gallery announce that a team led by Selldorf Architects has been selected to work on a suite of capital projects to mark its Bicentenary, with an initial phase to be completed in 2024.

NG200 Project at The National Gallery

Based in New York, Selldorf Architects has considerable experience within the arts and culture sector across the UK, Europe, and the US. It counts among its current and previous clients: The Frick Collection, Luma Arles, the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Neue Galerie New York, the Clark Art Institute, David Zwirner, Hauser & Wirth, Frieze Masters, and the Venice Art Biennale.

National Gallery London
photo courtesy of the National Gallery

Annabelle Selldorf, founding Principal of Selldorf Architects, added:

‘It is an honour to be appointed to work alongside the National Gallery on its NG200 project. This is a significant opportunity for an iconic cultural institution to reflect on its ambitions for the future and drive forwards an innovative, bespoke brief that befits its many visitors. The National Gallery is home to one of the most exceptional collections of art in the world and has often led the way for other institutions globally.

Our team will work sensitively and thoughtfully with the National Gallery, guided by its vision for a Gallery of the future that is inspiring, sustainable, and truly inclusive.’

Luma Arles Creative Campus, Parc des Ateliers, 33 avenue Victor Hugo, Arles, southern France

Luma Arles building design by Frank Gehry architect
photograph © Adrian Deweerdt

Luma Arles Creative Campus

The campus is home to seven former railway factories, four of which have been renovated by Selldorf Architects as exhibition and performance spaces. The surrounding gardens and public park are designed by landscape architect, Bas Smets. At its heart is Frank Gehry’s spectacular 15,000 square meters tower, a twisting geometric structure.

Mar 25, 2017
Architect Annabelle Selldorf Lecture in Dallas, Texas, USA

The Dallas Architecture Forum is pleased to continue its 20th Anniversary 2016-2017 Lecture Season with outstanding architect Annabelle Selldorf, FAIA, the Founding Principal of Selldorf Architects.

The Dallas Architecture Forum

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Architecture by Selldorf Architects

1 Fifth Avenue interior by Selldorf Architects
photo : Thomas Loof. Courtesy of Selldorf Architects

This apartment in a pre-war building was a full scale interior renovation creating a spacious living room with floor-to-ceiling windows and connecting kitchen and dining, creating a loft-like open atmosphere in the central space.

10 Bond Street New York by Selldorf Architects
photo : Thomas Loof. Courtesy of architecture firm

34,000 sf condominium with a sculpted terracotta façade that resonates with the materiality and craftsmanship of NoHo’s 19th century loft buildings.

347 BOWERY New York, NY
347 Bowery New York City by Selldorf Architects

347 Bowery Manhattan by Selldorf Architects
picture : Hayes Davidson. Courtesy of architecture firm

This new 13 story residential tower is comprised of two story commercial base with living units above will rise along New York City’s Bowery.

200 Eleventh Avenue by Selldorf Architects
photo : David Sundberg l Esto. Courtesy of architecture firm

Located in West Chelsea, a rapidly developing neighborhood with an industrial past, the goal of the project was to create a contemporary design that also establishes continuity with local context.

415 WEST 13TH STREET New York, NY
415 West 13th Street New York City by Selldorf Architects
photo : Todd Eberle. Courtesy of architecture practice

A renovation and addition to a warehouse building in Manhattan’s meatpacking district created a notable mixed-use structure.

520 West Chelseat New York City by Selldorf Architects
photo : Hypertecture. Courtesy of architecture firm

520 West Chelsea Manhattan building by Selldorf Architects
photo : Todd Eberle. Courtesy of Selldorf Architects

This 75,000 sf mid-block residential building is located along New York’s High Line and surrounded by other new iconic developments.

Mesa at Amangiri, Canyon Point, Utah, USA
photo : Ken Hayden. Courtesy of architecture firm

Located in a spectacular high desert setting, the Mesa at Amangiri is planned as a collection of 36 villas designed to integrate into the surrounding landscape through their low-rise scale, and through the use of materials, colors, and textures which are complementary to the site.

BERG’N Brooklyn, NY
Bergn Brooklyn building by Selldorf Architects
photo Courtesy of architecture firm

Berg’n is a new beer garden style restaurant located in a former garage and was redeveloped together with the adjacent 1000 Dean Street, a historic Studebaker service station.


Hauser & Wirth 18th St: ’Matthew Day Jackson’s “The Burgher’s of Calais” at Hauser+Wirth Gallery:
Hauser & Wirth 18th St
photo : Adam Friedberg. Courtesy of architecture firm

The Roxy, a former roller rink and night club was transformed into Hauser & Wirth’s second gallery in New York City—a 24,700 sf column-free space dedicated to the display of large scale contemporary art.

MWABWINDO SCHOOL, Mwabwindo, Zambia
Mwabwindo School building
photo Courtesy of architecture firm

The Mwabwindo School will serve primary students in southern Zambia. The building’s design is inspired by the tall, singular trees on the surrounding savanna that serve as gathering spaces shaded from the sun of the Central African Plateau.

Neue Galerie New York building interior
photo : Todd Eberle. Courtesy of Selldorf Architects

This Neue Galerie is a museum for German and Austrian Art that is located on Manhattan’s Museum Mile; the transformation from dilapidated mansion to world-class museum required an extensive restoration of the exterior and full renovation the interior.

Steinway Hall NYC Building by Selldorf Architects

Steinway Hall Manhattan Building by Selldorf Architects
photos : Christopher Payne l Esto. Courtesy of Selldorf Architects

The new Steinway Hall has light-filled showroom with expansive windows, a central open stair that connects the showroom to the recital hall, recording studio, and concert artist space on the lower level.

Walden House, Edwards, Connecticut, USA by Selldorf Architects
photo : Todd Eberle. Courtesy of Selldorf Architects

Located within the White River National Forest Mountain Range at an elevation of 8,200 feet, this home was design to face a manmade pond with spectacular views of the surrounding Gore Range and New York Mountains.

More architecture projects by Selldorf Architects New York City online soon

Feb 14, 2017
Manton Research Center is One of Four Revitalised Midcentury Landmarks

– The Hall of Science, Queens
– Richards Medical Research Laboratories, Pennsylvania
– Greeley Memorial Laboratory, Yale University
– Manton Research Center, Massachusetts

Pietro Belluschi’s Manton Research Center (1973) is located on the campus of the Clark Art Institute, in Williamstown, Massachusetts. This granite-clad library and study facility has a somewhat blocky exterior, Manton was “well-conceived,” says the architect for the just-completed renovation, Annabelle Selldorf, principal of Selldorf Architects in New York (acting with Gensler).

Article in full: US Midcentury Buildings

30 Sep 2016
42 Crosby Street Condominium, New York City, NY, USA

42 Crosby
image courtesy of architects

Selldorf Architects, Atlas Capital Group, Square Mile Capital and CORE have officially launched the sales of 42 Crosby, a 50,000 sq ft condominium located in the heart of Manhattan’s SoHo district.

42 Crosby Street Condominium in New York by Selldorf Architects

updated 8 Nov 2015 ; 24 + 23 Oct 2014
Museum Building and Manton Research Center Renovation, Williamstown, Massachusetts, USA

The Clark Art Institute in Williamstown opened its expanded and reconceived 140-acre campus on July 4, 2014. The multi-phase project, nearly fifteen years in the making, reconceptualizes the visitor experience of the Clark and represents the most significant transformation of the Institute since it opened in 1955.

Clark Center

Combining the talents of four noted architects, the project unites the new Clark Center—designed by Tadao Ando Architect & Associates, Osaka, Japan—with the renovated Museum Building and Manton Research Center designed by Selldorf Architects, New York.

The Clark Art Institute in Williamstown by Selldorf Architects

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Annabelle Selldorf, founding Principal of Selldorf Architects, USA:
Annabelle Selldorf, founding Principal of Selldorf Architects, USA
photo © Brigitte Lacombe

Selldorf Architects is a 65-person architectural design practice founded by Annabelle Selldorf in New York City in 1988. The firm creates public and private spaces that manifest a clear and modern sensibility to enduring impact.

Since its inception, the firm’s design ethos has been deeply rooted in the principles of humanism at every scale and for every condition, Selldorf Architects designs for the individual experience. As a result, its work is brought to life – and made complete – by those who use it. The firm offers services in architectural design, exhibition design, master planning, interior design, landscape concepts and strategic planning.

Clients include cultural institutions and universities such as: the Frick Collection, Luma Arles, the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, the Smithsonian American Art Museum, the Shaker Museum, the Clark Art Institute, Neue Galerie New York, and Brown University. In addition, the firm has created numerous galleries for David Zwirner, Hauser & Wirth, and Thaddaeus Ropac among others, and designed exhibitions for Frick Madison, Frieze Masters, Gagosian Gallery and the Venice Art Biennale.

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