Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners creates “fortress-like” archive for the Louvre

Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners has built the Centre de Conservation du Louvre in Liévin, northern France, to securely store 250,000 works of art from the museum’s collection. Located on a former car park for the nearby SANAA-designed Louvre-Lens, the building houses the Musée du Louvre’s archive and conservation centres. Graham Stirk at Rogers Stirk […]

Architype builds eco-friendly archive for Imperial War Museum’s collection

The Imperial War Museum has a new archive in Cambridgeshire, England, called the IWM Paper Store, which is the most airtight building in the world. The IWM Paper Store in Duxford was designed by sustainability specialist Architype to hold the museum’s most sensitive collections and records. Wrapped in a weathering-steel facade, the 1,238-square-metre facility preserves […]

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