Gallery: Renovated Herbert Art Gallery Fuses Modern with Medieval


The Herbert Art Gallery recently received a stunning renovation by Pringle Richards Sharratt Architects that fuses a modern extension with the walls of an ancient medieval city that once stood on its site. The £20 million refurbishment and extension incorporates an ancient vault and includes 8 new permanent galleries, spaces for temporary exhibitions and events, educational gatherings and a new History Center along with Herbert Media Studios. The most notable addition is the 500 square meter glazed glass-covered court which lets in plenty of daylight from sunrise to sunset and is supported by the new prefabricated gallery extension.

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  1. Bahiya Mahayni October 23, 2009 at 1:55 pm

    THank u. for the usfull information that I`v got about Herbert Gallery, but pl. can I have more information about the date of the project study or construction, the loction of it.
    My regards

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