MK Gallery Expansion

The Project Brief


An impression of the new cafe space

The Gallery staff and Board have spent the last few months reviewing and refining the brief for the expansion. This brief sets out the Gallery’s intention for the spaces in the new building, as well as thoughts about their quality and use. This brief is essential in helping to meet our aims and objectives.

The key aims are to:

In order to meet these aspirations, we will be  adapting existing spaces as well as constructing new ones.  These spaces will be: high quality in their design and execution; cost effective to run; energy and maintenance efficient; easy to use and fully accessible; and flexible in their layout.

In addition to the upgrade and renovation of the existing gallery spaces, the new spaces consist of the following:

The design team are working very hard to ensure that all of these aspirations are included within the design proposals, which are developing on a daily basis!  More on the design to come – and do join us in the Project Space on Thursday 10 April for a special viewing of the concept designs, when members of the design team will be present to discuss their ideas and receive your feedback!