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    Frank Harmon Architect in Raleigh, North CarolinaCannon Design in Cleveland, OhioStantec in Fort Macleod, AlbertaJohn McAslan + Partners in Lancaster, UK Lubetkin Prize Shortlist in New York, Guangzhou, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur


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    Whenever he can he likes to fly himself, be it in his private jet, or in a helicopter. Norman Foster loves flying and he must love it. He is constantly on his way to Moscow, Abu Dhabi, Beijing or to one of the many other cities in which he is planning and building his numerous projects. Born in 1935, Norman Foster has been in the business for over 40 years. He's built many records, the biggest, longest and most expensive buildings of the world, won all the important architectural prizes and awards, and even acquired a peerage – and yet his fame is still growing.   (Published 2012.0725)


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    When Dutch architect and architectural theorist Herman Hertzberger was named the winner of the Royal Institute of British Architects' 2012 Gold Medal, he lamented the fact that architects don't garner the respect they did just a generation ago, and that their status in the construction industry has been downgraded, a reflection of the fact that they are not the master builders they once were. "We're not buried next to the king anymore," he observed.   (Published 2012.0704)


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    Buildings and projects by Herman Hertzberger, listed from 1959 to 2009.

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