The Pritzker architecture prize 1995
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The Pritzker architecture prize 1995 presented to Tadao Andō

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Published by Jensen & Walker, Inc. in Los Angeles, Calif .
Written in English


  • Andō, Tadao, -- 1941-,
  • Architecture -- Competitions,
  • Architecture -- Japan -- 20th century,
  • Pritzker Architecture Prize

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesTadao Andō.
Statementsponsored by the Hyatt Foundation.
ContributionsAndō, Tadao, 1941-, Hyatt Foundation (Los Angeles, Calif.)
LC ClassificationsNA1559.A5 A4 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination[48] p. :
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18624177M

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