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1994 Opened by Her Majesty Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands

Director
Frans Haks

Main architects
Alessandro Mendini / Francesco Mendini

Guest architects/designers
Philippe Starck
Michele de Lucchi
Coop Himmelb(l)au: Wolf D. Prix and Helmut Swiczinsky

Donation
NV asunie donated 25 million guilders to the Municipality of Groningen to mark the 26th anniversary of Gasunie.

Subsidizers

Minicipality of Groningen, Province of Groningen

2001 De Ploeg Pavilion taken into function

Designer
Michele de Lucchi

Donation
Tichting Beringer Hazewinkel


2010 Revitalization

Architects
Alessandro Mendini / Francesco Mendini

Designers
Maarten Baas
Studio Job
Jaime Hayon

Main Sponsor
The revitalization was made possible by support from the Stichting WGC2006 (World Gas Congress 2006 Foundation), in which EnergieNed, GasTerra, Gasunie and KVGN (Royal Association of Gas Manufacturers in the Netherlands) participate.

Subsiziders
Municipality of Groningen, Province of Groningen
This project is partially funded by the European Fund for Regional Develpment (EFRO) and the North Netherlands Co-operative Association (SNN).