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Richard Meier

Meier in New York City, April 2009
Born (1934-10-12) October 12, 1934 (age 82)
Newark, New Jersey, U.S.
Nationality American
Alma mater Cornell University
Occupation Architect
Awards Pritzker Prize (1984)
AIA Gold Medal (1997)
Website www.richardmeier.com
Practice Richard Meier & Partners
Buildings Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art
City Hall and Central Library, The Hague
Getty Center, Los Angeles

Rome has not seen a modern building in more than half a century. It is a city frozen in time.
Richard Meier
Any work of architecture that has with it some discussion, some polemic, I think is good. It shows that people are interested, people are involved.
Richard Meier
An important work of architecture will create polemics.