Two Purcell museum projects shortlisted for Museum of the Year

30 April 2024

We are delighted that two Purcell projects have been shortlisted for the Museum of the Year award.

National Portrait Gallery and Manchester Museum South Asia Gallery

We are thrilled to see two Purcell projects shortlisted for Museum of the Year. Purcell collaborated with Jamie Fobert Architects to transform the National Portrait Gallery. At the Manchester Museum, Purcell designed a new building to house the South Asia Gallery and completed upgrades to the existing building, improving accessibility and environmental performance. Director of the Art Fund, Jenny Waldman, said the list showed museums are 'at the top of their game'. We are delighted that our strategic planning with the museums has enabled the galleries to reappraise their collections so successfully.

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