Cite de L'Ocean et du Surf

Cite de L'Ocean et du Surf

Iwan Baan/Steven Holl Architects via Bloomberg

The Cite de L'Ocean et du Surf museum in Biarritz, France, considers the value of the ocean and its edge in environmental, cultural and ecological terms. The museum was completed 2011 by Steven Holl, who has just won the Gold Medal of the American Institute of architects.