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14/05/1992 Álvaro Siza is awarded with the Pritzker Prize

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Pritzker prize timeline

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Álvaro Joaquim de Melo Siza Vieira is a Portuguese architect, and architectural educator. In 1992, he was awarded with the renowned Pritzker Prize for the renovation project that he coordinated in the Chiado area of Lisbon, a historic commercial sector that was all but completely destroyed by fire in 1988.