TITLE

Award for Sim�n V�lez

PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
Bamboo: The Magazine of the American Bamboo Society;Apr2010, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article announces that Sim�n V�lez was awarded the Prince Claus Prize in December 2009 for his artistic and technical innovations in the use of bamboo in construction works like the Nomadic Museum in Z�calo, Mexico and the ZERI Pavilion in Hannover, Germany.
ACCESSION #
58498762

 

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