Capital Projects

Bowdoin College Museum of Art (1894)

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End Date:
10-16-2007
Architect:
Machado & Silvetti Associates, LLC - Boston, MA
Contractor:
Consigli Construction Company - Portland, ME
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The museum celebrated its re-opening in October 2007. The $20.8 million renovation project and expansion of the historic McKim, Mead and White building opened to the public on October 14th with a ribbon cutting ceremony. New architectural elements include a new glass and bronze pavilion, a floating steel staircase, and a glass curtain wall that displays the Assyrian reliefs.

Awards2008 - The Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design The American Architecture Award | The Boston Society of Architects Award for Design |Illuminating Engineering Society of North America Illumination Design Award | The American Institute of Architects New England Honor Award for Excellence in Architecture | Maine Preservation Society Historic Preservation Honor Award