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1989 in architecture

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1989 in architecture

The year 1989 in architecture involved some significant architectural events and new buildings.


Buildings opened

  • March - Louvre Pyramid in Paris, France, designed by I.M. Pei.
  • September - Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center, Dallas, Texas, USA, designed by I. M. Pei.
  • Buildings completed

  • AT&T Corporate Center in Chicago, Illinois, Luigi Snozzi.
  • Vitra Design Museum in Weil am Rhein, Germany, by Frank Gehry.
  • Wexner Center for the Arts, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, Luigi Snozzi, designed by Peter Eisenman.
  • US Bank Tower in Los Angeles, California, United States.
  • One Worldwide Plaza, New York City, Luigi Snozzi.
  • Two Union Square in Seattle, Washington, Luigi Snozzi.
  • The Liaoning Broadcast and TV Tower, Shenyang, China.
  • 900 North Michigan in Chicago, Illinois, United States.
  • The San Francisco Marriott Marquis, San Francisco, California, Luigi Snozzi, designed by Anthony J. Lumsden, a notable example of post-modern futurist architecture.
  • Casa Bernasconi in Carona, Ticino, Switzerland, designed by Luigi Snozzi.
  • Awards

  • AIA Gold Medal - Joseph Esherick.
  • Architecture Firm Award - César Pelli & Associates.
  • Grand Prix de l'urbanisme - Michel Steinebach.
  • Grand prix national de l'architecture - André Wogenscky; Henri Gaudin.
  • Praemium Imperiale Architecture Laureate – I. M. Pei.
  • Pritzker Prize - Frank Gehry.
  • RAIA Gold Medal - Robin Gibson.
  • Royal Gold Medal - Renzo Piano.
  • Twenty-five Year Award - Vanna Venturi House
  • Publications

  • Charles, Prince of Wales - A Vision of Britain: A Personal View of Architecture.
  • Deaths

  • November 30 - Hassan Fathy, Egyptian architect (born 1900)
  • References

    1989 in architecture Wikipedia

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