The Herta and Paul Amir Building at Night. Tel Aviv Museum of Art.
In November 2011, the Herta and Paul Amir Building on the western side of the museum opened. It houses an Israeli Architecture Archive, and a new section of Photography and Visual arts, in a total of 19,000sq meters of space located over five floors, three above ground and two below. The new building was designed by architect Preston Scott Cohen.
Preston Scott Cohen is a Boston based designer and the Gerald M. McCue Professor in Architecture at Harvard Graduate School of Design (GSD)