Sydney Modern Project
First Prize

Sydney Modern Project

First Prize

On a busy crossing, a series of roofs of different sizes adapt to the natural contours of the terrain and extend the Art Gallery of New South Wales, respecting the views and the existing trees while connecting the whole area via a large plaza. 

Between the existing building and the extension, the large plaza covered by one of the platforms functions as public entrance and gathering point; from here visitors can walk to the exhibition galleries and access the terraces... [+]

Obra Work

Sydney Modern Project

Fechas de diseño Design years


Fechas de construcción Construction years


Cliente Client

Art Gallery of New South Wales

Equipo de proyecto Project Team

Yumiko Yamada, Asano Yagi, Ichio Matsuzawa, Hyunsoo Kim

Consultores Consultants

Architectus Group Pty Ltd (arquitecto ejecutivo executive architect); ARUP (ingeniería de estructuras, incendios,hidráulica, acústica, transporte structural engineer, fire engineering, hydraulics, acoustics, transportation); Steensen Varming Pty Ltd (ingeniería mecánica mechanical engineer); McGregor Coxall PTY Ltd (arquitecto paisajista local local landscape architect); Atelier Ten, WSP (medio ambiente environment); GML Heritage Consultants (patrimonio heritage); Rider Levett Bucknall (aparejador quantity surveyor)