March 13 - Seikan Tunnel beneath the Tsugaru Strait in Japan
May 9 - Parliament House, Canberra, Australia.
September 25 - Aalto Theatre, Essen, Germany.
October 10 - Cairo Opera House, Egypt.
November 2 - Immaculate Conception Cathedral, Dili, Indonesia.
December - Torre Picasso, in Madrid, Spain, by Minoru Yamasaki.
date unknown - National Union of Mineworkers headquarters, Sheffield, England
March 11 - Sultan Salahuddin Abdul Aziz Mosque, Selangor, Malaysia.
July - BankWest Tower in Perth, Western Australia.
Scotia Plaza in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Wells Fargo Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States.
Pitampura TV Tower in New Delhi, India.
Washington Mutual Tower in Seattle, Washington.
Central Plaza 1, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.
One Kansas City Place, in Kansas City, Missouri, U.S.
Bellevue Place, Hong Kong, designed by Rocco Design Architects.
Richmond Riverside development in London, England, designed by Quinlan Terry.
Storm water pumping station on the Isle of Dogs in London Docklands, designed by John Outram Associates.
Alvar Aalto Medal – Alvaro Siza
Architecture Firm Award - Hartman-Cox Architects
European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture (Mies van der Rohe Prize) – Alvaro Siza for Banco Borges e Irmão, Vila do Conde
Pritzker Prize - Oscar Niemeyer and Gordon Bunshaft
RAIA Gold Medal - Romaldo Giurgola
Royal Gold Medal - Richard Meier
Thomas Jefferson Medal in Architecture – Romaldo Giurgola.
Twenty-five Year Award - Washington Dulles International Airport Terminal Building
March 12 - Bernard Rudofsky, Moravian-born American writer, architect, collector, teacher, designer, and social historian (born 1905)
August 21 - Ray Eames, American architect and designer, partner of Charles Eames (born 1912)
November 22 - Luis Barragán, Mexican architect (born 1902)
1988 in architecture Wikipedia
The year 1988 in architecture involved some significant architectural events and new buildings.