INFOGRAPHIC: The most amazing museums in the world

April 16, 2015 by  
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The world’s greatest museums don’t just house some of the most incredible treasures on the planet; they’re works of art unto themselves. From The Louvre in France (originally a military fortress and palace) to Turkey’s Chora museum (originally a Byzantine church), these magnificent buildings are as gorgeous as the items they have on display. Check out the full infographic after the jump to learn more about the world’s most beautiful museums, and hopefully you can visit them in person one day! Read the rest of INFOGRAPHIC: The most amazing museums in the world Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Acropolis , amazing museums , art gallery , art museum , british museum , Chora , infographic , most amazing museums , Museum , museum infographic , museums , Rijksmuseum , The Louvre , world’s most amazing museums

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LIVE STREAM: Watch Japanese Architect Shigeru Ban Receive 2014 Pritzker Architecture Prize in Amsterdam

June 13, 2014 by  
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This video © The Hyatt Foundation / Pritzker Architecture Prize . This year we were thrilled to announce that one of our favorite architects, Shigeru Ban , won the 2014 Pritzker Prize –and today, for the first time in history they are livestreaming the awards ceremony! Often referred to as the “Nobel Prize” of architecture, this prestigious honor was awarded to Ban for his experimental and environmentally conscious designs, particularly when applied to disaster-relief situations. Watch the feed above to see Ban receive the award at the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam. To see more of his work, check out our links below. Innovative Japanese Architect Shigeru Ban Wins the 2014 Pritzker Prize! 10 Incredible Designs by 2014 Pritzker Prize Laureate Shigeru Ban + The Pritzker Architecture Prize Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: 2014 Pritzker Prize , Pritzker Prize , pritzker prize awards ceremony , pritzker prize laureate 2014 , pritzker prize live stream , priztker prize winner shigeru ban , Rijksmuseum , shigeru ban , shigeru ban pritzker prize

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BIG Designs Amazing Spiral-shaped Museum for Swiss Watchmaker Audemars Piguet

June 13, 2014 by  
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