Immigrant Architects Honored with 2018 Vilcek Prizes

            <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/6g/6gz330anc5x057wo.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" /><figure><a href="http://www.vilcek.org/" rel="nofollow" ><img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/ge/ge8mv60b31acmkuv.png?auto=compress%2Cformat&amp;w=514"></a></p></figure><p><em><strong>This post is brought to you by <a href="http://www.vilcek.org/" rel="nofollow" >the Vilcek Foundation</a></strong></em><br>
The Vilcek Foundation is pleased to announce the winners of the 2018 Vilcek Prizes in the Arts and Humanities, this year recognizing the field of architecture. Awarded annually, the prizes call attention to the breadth of immigrant contributions to the American arts and sciences. “The social, political, and cultural landscape of America has been shaped by generations of immigrant contributions,” says Marica Vilcek, co-founder and vice chairman of the Vilcek Foundation. “With the Vilcek Prizes in Architecture, we are pleased to recognize the many ways in which they have shaped its physical landscape as well—through bold, original designs, and through research that challenges the status quo, both in the building arts and in society.” The Vilcek Prize in Architecture, which comes with a $100,000 cash prize, is awarded to architect and urban researcher Teddy Cruz, professor at of California, San Diego, and director of design...

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