Saginaw Art Museum

Client | Saginaw Art Museum

Saginaw, Michigan

Completion Date | 2004

New Space | 18,744 s.f. 

PROJECT INFORMATION

Wigen Tincknell Associates was contracted to complete a study and implement the design of additions and renovations to the facility. Working with  RKK&G Museum and Cultural Facilities Consultants, Inc. of New York City, a comprehensive layout was developed. In association with Platt Byard & Dovell of New York City, education and exhibitiion wings were designed to make a bold statement of image while being sensitive to the original 1904 Georgian Revival designed by Charles Adam Platt. The design of sensitive mechanical and electrical systems including museum 
storage were completed by Peter Basso Associates.

The preservation of the original building was a key element to the project. The firm was 
responsible for its renovation and honoring its historic character, while integrating and upgrading facility systems. The museum now has a new look while preserving its original character and will be able to function for years to come.

AWARDS INCLUDE:

  • 2004 American Architecture Award - The Chicago Athenaeum

  • 2005 AIA Michigan Honor Award

  • 2005 AIA New York Chapter Merit Award

  • 2005 AIA Saginaw Valley Chapter Honor Award

WTA Architects

Contact Us

100 S. Jefferson Ave., Ste. 601
Saginaw, Michigan 48607
P: (989) 752-8107 | F: (989) 752-3125
E: design@wtaarch.com
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