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Danish Architect Jorn Utzon becomes 2003 Pritzker Architecture Prize laureate

 

Los Angeles, CA.- Danish architect Jørn Utzon, who designed what
has arguably become the most famous building in the world, the SydneyOpera House in Australia, has been chosen as the 2003Laureate of the Pritzker Architecture Prize which marks its 25th anniversary this year.
The 84 year old Utzon has retired to a house he designed for himself on
the island of Majorca, but his two  sons, Jan and Kim, continue the  practice of Utzon Architects in Haarby, Denmark.

 

Further information about the prize and architect Utzon, visiting these sites :

 

Pritzker Prize Web Site

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50´s "Googie" Arquitecture:

Rescue of the best examples in Lima, Peru - SouthAmerica

Do you remember those wonderful buildings ? Well, we have some good examples in Lima the capital of Peru !

 

We are trying to rescue them, at least by making a picture archive !

 

And, if you want to have further information about Googie Architecture in North America (United States) just visit these excelent sites :

 

Googie Architecture Online

Roadside Peek

 

(Images were taken from Googie Architecture OnLine web site)


ArquiPeru.com joined to the network “SOS - Monuments”

We are pleased to inform to our visitors that ArquiPeru.com has just be joined, representing Peru, to the Red Iberoamericana para la Protección del Patrimonio Cultural - SOS Monuments that is a network involved in saving the historic built environment in Latin America and Spain.

 

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"LARCOMAR" a unique shopping in Lima-Peru

This singular shopping center was built on the hills looking the Pacific Ocean like a "balcony", and it is settled in a seaside avenue just in front of the new five stars hotel "Lima Marriott". 

More info (in spanish) here más información



ARTICLES

Classical Peruvian old architecture re-discovered

Before the Inca´s empire began the construction of stone temples and fortresses, other cultures developed magnificient cities sometimes compared with pharaos Egypt.


Modern Architecture in Peru is growing up

The new Marriott Hotel by "Arquitectonica" now opened in Lima, is a focus on the city´s skyline. 

 
 

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