Trisha Shetty

1982 in architecture

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1982 in architecture

The year 1982 in architecture involved some significant architectural events and new buildings.

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Buildings opened

  • January 28 - Jatiyo Sangshad Bhaban, the National Parliament Building in Dhaka, Bangladesh, designed by Louis Kahn.
  • April 29 - Sri Lankan Parliament Building in Kotte, designed by Geoffrey Bawa.
  • October 12 - National Gallery of Australia in Canberra, ACT, designed by Colin Madigan.
  • November 13 - Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C., designed by Maya Ying Lin, is dedicated.
  • Buildings completed

  • JPMorgan Chase Tower in Houston, Texas, United States.
  • Rheinturm Düsseldorf in Germany.
  • Kuwait National Assembly Building, designed by Jørn Utzon.
  • Hamer Hall, part of the Arts Centre complex, in Melbourne, Australia.
  • Georgia Pacific Tower in Atlanta, Georgia, United States.
  • TV-am Breakfast Television Centre in Camden Town, London, designed by Terry Farrell.
  • Inmos microprocessor factory in Newport, Wales, designed by the Richard Rogers Partnership.
  • BellSouth Building in Atlanta, Georgia, United States.
  • Tower of the Juche Idea in Pyongyang, North Korea.
  • Main chapel of Wat Phra Dhammakaya in Thailand.
  • Akasaka Prince Hotel in Tokyo, Japan.
  • Atlantis Condominium in Miami, Florida.
  • December - Renault Centre in Swindon, England, designed by Norman Foster.
  • Awards

  • AIA Gold Medal - Romaldo Giurgola
  • Alvar Aalto Medal – Jørn Utzon
  • Architecture Firm Award - Gwathmey Siegel & Associates, Architects LLC
  • Grand prix national de l'architecture - Claude Vasconi
  • Pritzker Prize - Kevin Roche
  • RAIA Gold Medal - John Overall (architect)
  • RIBA Royal Gold Medal - Berthold Lubetkin
  • Twenty-five Year Award - Equitable Savings and Loan Building
  • Deaths

  • March 10 - Charles N. Agree, American architect (born 1897)
  • April 20 - Şevki Balmumcu, Turkish architect (born 1905)
  • May 21 - Giovanni Muzio, Italian architect (born 1893)
  • August 4 - Bruce Goff, American architect (born 1904)
  • November 16 - Peter Yates, English architect (born 1920)
  • December 18 - Sir Richard Sheppard, English architect (born 1910)
  • References

    1982 in architecture Wikipedia


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