Pritzker Airchitectur Prize

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Pritzker Airchitectur Prize
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Medal o the Pritzker Airchitectur Prize
Awairdit for A career o achievement in the airt o airchitectur.
Sponsor Hyatt Foundation
Reward US$100,000
First awairdit 1979
Last awairdit 2017
Offeecial wabsteid www.pritzkerprize.com

The Pritzker Airchitectur Prize is awairdit annually "tae honour a livin airchitect or airchitects whase biggit wark demonstrates a combination o thae qualities o talent, veesion an commitment, which haes produced conseestent an signeeficant contreibutions tae humanity an the biggit environment throu the airt o airchitectur."[1] Foondit in 1979 bi Jay A. Pritzker an his wife Cindy, the awaird is fundit bi the Pritzker faimily an sponsored bi the Hyatt Foundation. It is conseedert tae be ane o the warld's premier airchitectur prizes,[2] an is eften referred tae as the Nobel Prize o airchitectur.[3][4][5]

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  1. "The Purpose of the Pritzker Architecture Prize". Pritzker Architecture Prize official site. The Hyatt Foundation. Retrieved June 24, 2009. 
  2. Pollard, Lawrence (April 13, 2009). "Swiss architect wins top honour". BBC News. Retrieved May 19, 2012. 
  3. Goldberger, Paul (May 28, 1988). "Architecture View; What Pritzker Winners Tell Us About the Prize". The New York Times. Retrieved June 26, 2009. 
  4. McLean, Pauline (June 9, 2011). "Riverside Museum architect visits 'sophisticated shed'". BBC News. Retrieved May 19, 2012. 
  5. Endicott, Katherine (October 14, 2006). "The Mexican garden revisited". San Francisco Chronicle. Retrieved June 26, 2009.