Chinese architect, who took the slow road, wins top world prize

Wang Shu by Zhu Chenzhou, Pritzker Prize 2012

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND – Wang Shu, 48, has been named the recipient of the 2012 Pritzker Architecture Prize, to be awarded at a ceremony in Beijing in May. His architectural practice is based in Hangzhou, China, where he has focused on recycling material from old buildings that removed to make way for the new. The coveted […]