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Glenn Murcutt

ARCHITECTURE:Glenn Murcutt

The Australian Architect Glenn Marcus Murcutt (25/7/1936- ) is noted for his design of environmentally sensitive modernist houses that respond to their …

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ARCHITECTURE: Richard Rogers

Richard Rogers (23/7/1933- ) is best known for such pioneering buildings as the Centre Pompidou in Paris, the headquarters for Lloyd’s of …

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ARCHITECTURE:Philip Johnson

The first Pritzker Architecture Prize was given to Philip Johnson (8/7/1906-25/1/2005), whose work demonstrates a combination of the qualities of talent, vision …

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ARCHITECTURE: Alejandro Aravena

The Chilean Architect Alejandro Aravena is the winner of the 2016 Pritzker Prize. Highlighting his dedication to improve urban environments and to …

Robert Venturi

ARCHITECTURE:Robert Venturi

Robert Venturi (25/6/25- ) is best known for being an innovator of Postmodern Architecture, he and his wife Denise Scott Brown have …

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ARCHITECTURE:Alvaro Siza

Álvaro Siza, is perhaps the most renowned Portuguese architect of the 20th century. Siza’s profile is embedded within the Modern movement, yet …

Kevin Roche

ARCHITECTURE:Kevin Roche

Since the ‘60s, Kevin Roche has been central to the creation of a post-industrial architecture in the late 20th Century. His shadow …

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ARCHITECTURE:Toyo Ito

Toyo Ito (1/6/1941- ) is a Japanese architect known for creating conceptual architecture, in which he seeks to simultaneously express the physical …

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ARCHITECTURE: Norman Foster

Norman Foster was born 1/6/1935 in Manchester. He became the 21st Pritzker Architecture Prize Laureate in 1999. He has been awarded the …

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ARCHITECTURE:Frei Paul Otto

The German architect Frei Paul Otto (31/5/1925-9/3/2015) was best known for the huge roof canopies designed for the 1972 Olympics in Munich. …

Gordon Bunshaft

ARCHITECTURE:Gordon Bunshaft

Architect Gordon Bunshaft  (9/5/1909-6/8/1990) was responsible for some of the earliest and most famous “corporate modernist” buildings. He was hired as a …

Herzog & de Meuron

ARCHITECTURE:Herzog & de Meuron

Herzog & de Meuron represents something uniquely, distinctly Swiss. The works of the Basel-based practice express conceptual precision, formal clarity and immaculate …

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ARCHITECTURE:Aldo Rossi

Aldo Rossi (3/5/1931-4/9/1997) was an Italian architect and designer who accomplished the unusual feat of achieving international recognition in four distinct areas: …

Peter Zumthor

ARCHITECTURE:Peter Zumthor

Peter Zumthor (26/4/1943- ) is an architect admired by his colleagues around the world for work that is focused, uncompromising and exceptionally …

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ARCHITECTURE: I.M.Pei

I.M. Pei (2/4/1917), is a Chinese-born American architect often called the master of modern architecture. In 1948, Pei was recruited by New …

James Stirling

ARCHITECTURE:James Stirling

James Stirling (22/4/1926-25/6/1992),  is considered as a leader of the great transition from the Modern Movement to the architecture of the New, …