Christ & Gantenbein combine past and present in the Swiss National Museum’s extension wing

            <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/cn/cnemaewyekrnaooq.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" />Over a century after its inauguration, the Swiss National Museum in Zurich was due for an update. <a href="http://www.christgantenbein.com/" >Christ &amp; Gantenbein</a> had the winning proposal to design the museum's new extension wing, which appears like a &ldquo;dramatically bent bridge&rdquo;. Most recently, the extension won a Gold Award in last year's&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/news/5764/71-projects-across-europe-awarded-by-best-architects-18" >Best Architects 18</a> competition in the Public Buildings category.
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