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Pope Francis appoints Calatrava as a member of the Pontifical and Insigne Academy of Fine Arts and Letters

This honor is the latest of a series of prestigious accolades for Dr. Calatrava. Among the prizes and recognitions he has received, he has been awarded the Prince of Asturias Award for the Arts of 1999, the National Architecture Prize of 2005 and the European Architecture Prize of 2015.

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Check out this amazing LEGO Milwaukee Art Museum model

Adults seem to love the LEGO Architecture series of kits as much as kids – maybe more. And it's easy to see why. These amazing little models of landmarks like the Seattle Space Needle, the U.S. Capitol, miniature Venice and the Eiffel Tower, are sleek and modern-looking, often in stark white or black bricks.

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Santiago Calatrava Proposes Soaring Vision For Modernized Chicago O’Hare Airport

A Finalist for the Chicago O’Hare International Airport Expansion Project, Calatrava’s World-class Aviation Concept Features Dramatic Shell-like Roof that Unifies O’Hare’s Central Terminal Area While also Establishing a Singular, Elevated Airport Identity

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Architecture firm Calatrava strengthens focus on UAE market

Calatrava International, an architecture and engineering firm based in Zurich, Switzerland, is strengthening its focus on the UAE market through its regional hub office in Dubai. At the helm of operations in the region is Micael Calatrava, son of starchitect, Dr Santiago Calatrava.

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Dubai Creek Tower sets new milestone with completion of pile cap

Dubai Creek Tower, the global icon in the heart of the 6 sq km Dubai Creek Harbour, has completed concrete placement for the pile cap two months ahead of scheduled completion. The concrete pouring commenced in September last year and reached over 50 per cent completion in January 2018.

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Santiago Calatrava completes a new bridge in Italy

Created by one of the most exciting architects in the world, the Cosenza Bridge is part of a larger urban regeneration project in the region

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Santiago Calatrava's explains how he designed the Oculus for future generations

Nearly two years sine the completion of the Oculus in New York, a new book by Assouline memorializes the soaring transportation hub at Ground Zero.

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Santiago Calatrava's Samuel Beckett bridge becomes a playable harp

Samuel Beckett Bridge in Ireland has become icon of Dublin’s urban landscape. The steel superstructure spans the liffey river, connecting vehicular traffic and pedestrians with its slender, cable-stayed configuration, while a single inclined pylon at its center seems to subtly simulate the curvature of a harp.

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Construction on The Tower at Dubai Creek Harbour reaches a new milestone

The foundation work of The Tower at DCH has been completed and work on the anchorages for the stay cables that are an integral part of design and structural support of The Tower has commenced.

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