LEFT:National Schools of Art of Havana. Photo: Leonardo Finotti.CENTER:The Gateway Arch in fall. Photo: NPS.RIGHT:Oscar Niemeyer’s Museum of Lebanon, Rashid Karami International Fairground, Tripoli. Photo © UNESCO Beirut Office
Eleven new grants include first projects in Cuba and Lebanon, as well as the famous Gateway Arch in St. Louis, Missouri.
The Getty Foundation today announced more than $1.7 million in architectural conservation grants dedicated to eleven significant 20th century buildings as part of its Keeping It Modern initiative. The 2018 grants once again span the globe and include the first grants awarded to buildings in Cuba, Lebanon, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Georgia, and Ireland, as well as well-known landmarks such as the Gateway Arch in St. Louis, Missouri.