BIG Architects to Design LEGO Museum and Smithsonian Master Plan

Mar 22, 2013 4:57PM

The Bjarke Ingels Group (or BIG), the Danish architecture firm helmed by its namesake, is getting even bigger. New plans to create a LEGO museum and rethink the campus of the Smithsonian Institute in Washington, DC, signal that the buzzed-about firm is on the cusp of becoming the world’s next big starchitecture outlet.

Image: BIG’s Storefront LEGO installation (Image via


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