LEVER Principal, Chandra Robinson, presented at the International Museum Construction Congress (IMCC) in Antwerp, Belgium, on November 5-7, 2023. The discussion focused on the impact of the Portland Museum of Art Campus Unification and Expansion International Design Competition on social justice and sustainability.
LEVER, currently collaborating with the Portland Museum of Art (PMA), won the competition with a design aligned with PMA's goal of creating an equitable and sustainable future. The expansion aims to redefine a museum's societal role through innovative and future-forward architecture. PMA Director Mark Bessire and competition organizer Susanna Sirefman, Founder of Dovetail Design Strategists, presented alongside Robinson during IMCC, outlining the ambitious goals of the project.