Kimbell Art Museum’s $135 Million Expansion

Kimbell Art Museum in Fort Worth, Texas

Kimbell Art Museum in Fort Worth, Texas

 

 

Designed by Louis Kahn in 1972, the Kimbell is considered the greatest American museum building of the 20th century. Understandably, the new $135-million addition by Renzo Piano, which at 101,000 square feet (9,383 square meters) just about doubles the Kimbell’s space, has been anticipated with trepidation.

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