LOUIS VUITTON FOUNDATION

Cities: PARIS
Countries: FRANCE
Categories: CULTURAL ARCHITECTURE
Designer: GEHRY PARTNERS LLP
Date: 2006
The building, resembling a cloud of glass, is set in the Jardin d’Acclimatation in Paris, in the northern part of the Bois de Boulogne. The Fondation Louis Vuitton’s mission is to encourage and promote contemporary artistic creation both in France and internationally. The collections and programmes will continue the tradition of artistic and creative movements of the 20th and 21st centuries. The building for the Fondation Louis Vuitton includes exhibition galleries dedicated to the permanent collection, temporary exhibitions and artists’ commissions. It is completed by a flexible auditorium for the presentation of multi-disciplinary performances and events. 
Photo credits: Sergio Grazia
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