Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center
View Full Site

The Design Team

David Chipperfield Architects
Based in London and Berlin, David Chipperfield Architects was selected from 38 architects who submitted credentials to the Museum Building Committee.

Chipperfield's architectural accomplishments include the design of the Ansaldo "City of Cultures" in Milan, Italy; the Figge Arts Center in Davenport, Iowa; the Literature Museum, Marbach am Neckar, Germany; the Neues Museum in Berlin and the Public Library of Des Moines, Iowa.


Architect of Record
Kumin Associates Inc. – Anchorage, Alaska


Exhibit Design
Ralph Appelbaum Associates – New York, New York
Ansel Associates Inc. – Point Richmond, Calif.


Landscape Architecture
Charles Anderson Landscape Architecture – Seattle, Washington,
Earthscape – Anchorage, Alaska


Project Advisor
RISE Alaska, LLC – Anchorage, Alaska


Additional Consultants:
RSA Engineering, Inc. and Affiliated Engineers, Inc., Mechanical & Electrical
Arthur M. Manask & Associates, Food Service
Andoniadis Retail Services, Retail
Clevenger Associates, Kitchen
Davis Langdon, Cost Estimating
Earthscape, Local Landscape Architect
George Sexton Associates, Lighting Design
BBFM Engineers, Inc. and Magnusson Klemencic Associates, Inc., Structural
Michael R. Yantis Associates, Inc., Acoustics
Neeser Construction, Inc., Construction Consulting
Steven Keller Associates, Security
Tryck Nyman Hayes, Civil
W.J. Higgins & Associates, Facade
Maltbie, a Kubik Company, Exhibit Fabricator


General Contractor
Alcan General, Anchorage, Alaska