Museum Opening of the Year 2017

International art magazine Apollo has announced the winners of the Apollo Awards 2017, naming the Musée d'arts de Nantes as the Museum Opening of the Year.

Stanton Williams' design for the Nantes museum was among a shortlist of six new museums and galleries around the world. At an awards ceremony at Bonhams in London last night, awards were also given for Exhibition of the Year, Book of the Year. Acquisition of the Year, Digital Innovation of the Year, Personality of the Year and Artist of the Year. The full list of winners and shortlists can be viewed here.