TITLE

Wang Shu of The People's Republic of China named the 2012 Pritzker Architecture Prize Laureate

PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
Canadian Architect;Mar2012, Vol. 57 Issue 3, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Chinese architect Wang Shu is the recipient of the 2012 Pritzker Architecture Prize.
ACCESSION #
74001265

 

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