Museum of Fine Arts Houston Unveils $450 Million Redesign Plans

  • January 13, 2015 14:17

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A view of the Fayez S. Sarofim Campus from the planned rooftop terrace of the Glassell School of Art

Buoyed by some of the largest donations in the city's history, the Museum of Fine Arts Houston revealed a $450 million project Tuesday that envisions its campus as the cultural heart of the city, reports Chron.

The plan includes two new buildings designed to complement the existing structures in a way that will enhance the experience of looking at art.

The project, by Steven Holt Architects, is the most exciting in the institution's 90-year history, board chairman Richard Kinder said.

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