Latvian Museum of Contemporary Art Shortlisted Firm’s Designs Revealed

Sponsors: Latvian Museum of Contemporary Art Foundation

Location: Riga, Latvia

Type: International, invited

Budget: €39M

Competition administrator: Malcolm Reading Consultants

Twenty-seven firms were invited to submit their credentials, and seven firms were shortlisted.

Shortlisted Firms:

  • Adjaye Associates (UK)
  • Architects Lahdelma & Mahlamäki (Finland)
  • Caruso St John Architects (UK)
  • Henning Larsen Architects (Denmark)
  • Neutelings Riedijk Architects (Netherlands)
  • Sauerbruch Hutton (Germany)
  • wHY (USA)

Shortlisted firms design proposals:

Note: The Latvian Museum of Contemporary Art Foundation plans to open the museum building on 18 November 2021. After it enters service, the museum’s operations will be organised in accordance with the Republic of Latvia’s Museums Law, so that in conformity with the operating principles of a private accredited museum, the museum will be accessible to the general public and its collection will be included in the National Museum Collection Catalogue.