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Utzon

J?rn . born 1918, Danish architect known primarily for his unique design for the Sydney Opera House (1966)
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The Sydney Opera House, 1973, Jorn Utzon, whose tile cladding was so important to its architect, often appeared in conference presentation images as a seminal building of our era.
The current National Assembly building was opened in February 1986; designed by Danish architect Jorn Utzon, who had also designed the Sydney Opera House.
The Danes are renowned for design, and Jorn Utzon, the architect of the nearby Utzon Centre, was also responsible for the rather more famous Sydney Opera House.
While Jorn Utzon is best remembered as the visionary draughtsman behind the Sydney Opera House, his contribution to Kuwait's architectural development should not be forgotten.
SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE DESIGNED by the Danish architect Jorn Utzon and opened in 1973.
However, the dynamic evolution of his work still waits to be assessed and, like other distinguished figures not yet properly situated, including Jorn Utzon, Sverre Fehn and Luis Barragan, the full extent of Erickson's body of work will be a real discovery.
Saint retells the story of Arup and Jorn Utzon at the Sydney Opera House with as much gentle diplomacy as Arup showed at the time.
The firm won the 2007 Royal Australian Institute of Architects' Jorn Utzon award for international architecture for the highly acclaimed Manchester Civil Justice Centre, its first project in the UK.
They brand their cities as the Jorn Utzon opera house does Sydney, but they allude to no cultures of the past and to no spiritual tradition.