artnet News | Alyssa Buffenstein:
The Newport Street Gallery has been getting a lot of buzz since artist Damien Hirst opened the exhibition space housing his collection of art works in 2015. Now, the 37,000-square-foot gallery is getting attention for its design, rather than for the art.
The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) has awarded the gallery its RIBA Stirling Prize. This year, judges included Patrik Schumacher, Paul Monaghan, Roisin Heneghan, Michael Hussey, and Rachel Whiteread… Read more
Image: Newport Street Gallery, designed by Caruso St. John. Photo by Hélène Binet