2011 Jencks Award: Eric Owen Moss

Courtesy of

The annual Jencks Award, organized by the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA), is given each year to an architect who has made a major contribution to both the theory and practice of architecture. This year, the award is given to architect, Eric Owen Moss.

has, over 30 years, evolved a unique local grammar of architecture in Culver City, Los Angeles. Here he has created a modern vernacular that is at once creative, critical and evocative – showing a commitment to place and character that is rare if not unique.

The presentation and a public lecture will be held on December 6, 2011 in London. For more information, including registering for the event, please visit here.

Cite: "2011 Jencks Award: Eric Owen Moss" 21 Sep 2011. ArchDaily. Accessed 01 Sep 2014. <http://www.archdaily.com/?p=170238>

0 comments

Share your thoughts