IMEG-designed gallery building to open at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
The new Nancy and Rich Kinder Building at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will open to the public on Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020. IMEG provided structural engineering and design services for the new 237,000-sf, three-story building. The design features a concrete perimeter and steel support for each floor and the trussed roof.
The Kinder Building includes 102,366-sf of exhibition space for modern and contemporary art, a 215-seat theater, restaurant and café, underground parking, and pedestrian tunnels connecting it to the museum’s existing gallery buildings and new Glassell School of Art.