Design Museum Holon Set to Open Early Next Year


By Steve Delahoyde Comment

It might not be directly affiliated, but with a name so general, there’s sure to be no hard feelings. The Design Museum Holon in Israel has announced that they will finally be opening the doors of their magnificent new building, designed by friend of the Design Museum in the UK, Ron Arad, at the end of January. The museum will seek to bring attention to both Israeli and international design, the first major effort in the country to build a very large central hub to celebrate design. We’ll be excited to see what they wind up exhibiting, but in the interim, we’re just excited to see the building finished, as it’s a real beaut. Lots of images and videos of both renderings and construction available over at the Israeli Design Center and here’s a short overview of Arad’s planning for the structure: