Actualité 21.06.2013

ARTICLE – Architizer – "It’s Time To Shut The Pritzker Down!"

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We at Architizer have had our share of problems with the Pritzker, which is partly why we created our own awards program. (See our video here.) Our goal is to bring architecture out of the echo chamber, and the Pritzker, as its recent handling of the Denise Scott Brown debacle clearly demonstrates, is keeping it in the hands of an elite, rarefied few.

Well, now “It’s time to shut the Pritzker down,” writes Kazys Varnelis, director of the Network Architecture Lab at the Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation, in the op-ed below. This article originally appeared on his blog, and it is republished here with permission from the author.”

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(Source: Architizer)