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peter zumthor unveils plans to extend fondation beyeler art museum in switzerlandswiss architect peter zumthor(http://www.designboom.com/tag/peter­zumthor/)has presented plans to extend the fondation beyeler, an art museum located near basel in northwest switzerland(http://www.designboom.com/tag/architecture­in­switzerland/).the addition will be constructed on previously private land, thus creating an expanded green space that encompasses the museum’s current park. the project, which is expected to cost in the region of CHF 100 million (approx. $100 million USD), seeks to make the institution more welcoming and accessible for visitors.‘I want to create buildings that are loved,’says peter zumthor. ‘having the chance to do so in basel, the city of my youth, is a particular honor for me.’2531524597Seite 1 von 9peter zumthor unveils plans to extend fondation beyeler art museum09.05.2017http://www.designboom.com/architecture/peter-zumthor-fondation-beyeler-extension-... all images cour...