Infographic: The Pritzker Prize 1979 – 2014 | ArchDaily

Infographic: The Pritzker Prize 1979 - 2015

Shigeru Ban was announced as the recipient of the Pritzker Prize, the latest in a long line of talented architects (as well as the seve.

"Sagrada Família Basilica": The organic forms of Catalonia's most famous architect were prescient --predating the current interest in biomimcry by more than a century; Barcelona, Spain. | Antonio Gaudi (The basilica is technically still under construction, begun in 1882)

La Sagrada Família (officially the Temple Expiatori de la Sagrada Família), Barcelona, Spain by Antoni Gaudí who worked on it tirelessly for over 40 years until his untimely death in Still under construction, with completion expected in

Michelangelo...he believed his art was inspired by the Divine. His death bed words at 90: "I regret that I am dying just as I am beginning to learn the alphabet of my profession."

Michel-Ange "Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni" - an Italian sculptor, painter, architect, poet, and engineer of the High Renaissance who exerted an unparalleled influence on the development of Western art

gaudi--his hand-executed mathematical equations were proven by aeronautic computers to be correct within 1/1000th of an inch.

Spanish Catalan modernist artist, Antoni Gaudí, Collage, I love all his supercreative work

Exterior Glasgow School of Art Architect: Charles Rennie Mackintosh (1897 onwards) Photograph: A. Hunt (1980) Source: RIBA British Architectural Library Photographs Collection

The Glasgow School of Art designed by Charles Rennie Mackintosh. Construction began in 1897 and the building was completed in late two dates encompass the most prolific and successful part of Mackintosh’s career

30 St Mary Axe, The Gherkin, City of London

30 St Mary Axe, The Gherkin, City of London, this is my favorite building. Since I am in Real Estate in Santa Barbara, CA.

Robert Venturi © Frank Hanswijk

Gallery of Robert Venturi: An Icon Retires; A Firm Rebrands - 1

Robert Venturi, who along with his wife Denise Scott Brown formed one of Philadelphia’s best known architectural firms, has retired and the firm known as Venturi Scott Brown and Associates Inc.

ALDO ROSSI....architect.. .....5/3/1931--9/4/1997. He received international recognition in theory, drawing, architecture and product design. ..He was born in Milan, Italy

Aldo Rossi May 1931 – 4 September was an Italian architect and designer who accomplished the unusual feat of achieving international recognition in four distinct areas: theory, drawing, architecture and product design.

Herzog & De Meuron

Herzog & de Meuron to Design the National Library of Israel

Image 2 of 2 from gallery of Herzog & de Meuron Win 2015 RIBA Jencks Award. Jacques Herzog (left) and Pierre de Meuron. Image Courtesy of Herzog & de Meuron.

AD Classics: Denver Central Library / Michael Graves

AD Classics: Denver Central Library / Michael Graves & Associates

Image 6 of 13 from gallery of AD Classics: Denver Central Library / Michael Graves & Associates. Photograph by Michael Graves

Architect - Glenn Murcutt

Born: 1936 in London, England Residence: Sydney, Australia Education: Architecture at UNSW - 1956 to 1961 Awards: Glenn Murcutt has won .

Illustrations of Famous Art Reimagined as Architecture | © Federico Babina

ARCHIST: Illustrations of Famous Art Reimagined as Architecture

Bernard Tschumi, #4 K Series, 1985. Study for La Case Vide: La Villette, Folio VIII, 1985. Image Courtesy of Kemper Art Museum

Drawings from Famous Architects' Formative Stages to be Exhibited in St. Louis

[Cooper Union Bernard Tschumi, Study for the folio La Case Vide, La Villette, from the K Series, © Bernard Tschumi. From the Collection of the Alvin Boyarsky Archive. Image Courtesy of Collection of the Alvin Boyarsky Archive

John Lautner / 1911-1994 / American Architect

Influential People Googie: John Edward Lautner (July 1911 – October was an influential American architect that designed in the Googie style.

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