Architecture’s highest prize goes to the designer of LA’S MOCA Grand

Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) in downtown Los Angeles, California. Credit: Minnaert/Wikimedia Commons.

Japanese architect Arata Isozaki has won the 2019 Pritzker Prize. That’s like the Nobel Prize for architects. Isozaki is 87 years old. His buildings are all over the world. In L.A., he designed the MOCA building on Grand Avenue.

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Carolina Miranda - Los Angeles Times columnist covering art, architecture and urban design - @cmonstah

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