foreign architects

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Norman FOSTER
Baron Foster of Thames Bank
1935  born in Manchester / England
1961  receives scholarship for Yale School of Art
         and Architecture
1965  establishes
Team 4 with Richard Rogers
1967 
founds Foster Associates
1990  to be knighted
1997  appointed to the Order of Merit (OM)
1999 
receives Pritzker Architecture Price
2002   receives arts prize Praemium Imperiale
         awarded
by the imperial family of Japan
» Century Tower - Tôkyô 1991
» Ôbunsha Building - Tôkyô 1993
» Commerzbank Tower - Frankfurt / Germany 1999
» Reichstagskuppel - Berlin / Germany 1999
» 30 St Mary Axe / The Gherkin - London 2004
» Philological Library Free University - Berlin 2005
» Rust backet / Free University - Berlin 2005

CENTURY TOWER
Hongo / Tôkyô 1991




ÔBUNSHA BUILDING
Yarai-chô / Tôkyô 1993





COMMERZBANK TOWER
Frankfurt / Germany 1997


30 ST MARY AXE / THE GHERKIN SWISS-RE-TOWER
London / England 2004






REICHSTAGSKUPPEL

Berlin / Germany 1999









"THE BRAIN"
PHILOLOGICAL LIBRARY
FREE UNIVERSITY BERLIN
  Berlin-Dahlem / Germany 2005



RESTORATION OF THE
"ROSTLAUBE"

FREE UNIVERSITY BERLIN
  Berlin-Dahlem / Germany 2005