1910 in architecture
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The year 1910 in architecture involved some significant architectural events and new buildings.
- January 21 - Architect Adolf Loos delivers the lecture Ornament and Crime in Vienna.
- April 27 - Futurist poet Filippo Tommaso Marinetti issues the manifesto Contro Venezia passatista ("Against Past-loving Venice") in the Piazza San Marco.
- Mary Colter is appointed full-time architect for the Fred Harvey Company in the United States.
- January 22 - Flinders Street railway station in Melbourne, Australia, designed by Fawcett and Ashworth.
- May 11 - Pan American Union Building, Washington, D.C., designed by Paul Philippe Cret and Albert Kelsey.
- June - Abdulla Shaig Puppet Theatre in Baku, Azerbaijan.
- November 27 - Pennsylvania Station (New York City), designed by McKim, Mead and White.
- The Renauld Bank in Nancy, designed by Émile André and Paul Charbonnier.
- The Ducret Apartment Building in Nancy, designed by André and Charbonnier.
- Casa Milà in Barcelona, designed by Antoni Gaudí.
- Goldman & Salatsch Building (the "Looshaus"), Michaelerplatz, Vienna, designed by Adolf Loos.
- Steiner House in Vienna, designed by Adolf Loos.
- Birmingham Oratory in Birmingham, England, designed by Edward Doran Webb.
- Jacir Palace Hotel in Bethlehem.
- Gereonshaus in Cologne, designed by Carl Moritz.
- National Museum of Finland, Helsinki, designed by Herman Gesellius, Armas Lindgren and Eliel Saarinen.
- Pilgrim Monument, Boston, Massachusetts, United States.
- Giesshübel warehouse in Zürich, designed by Robert Maillart.
- May 23 - Sir Hugh Casson, British architect, interior designer, artist, influential writer and broadcaster (died 1999)
- June 26 - Maciej Nowicki, Polish architect, chief architect of the new Indian city of Chandigarh (died 1950)
- July 2 - Richard Sheppard, English architect specializing in educational buildings (died 1982)
- August 12 - Eliot Noyes, American architect and industrial designer (died 1977)
- August 20 - Eero Saarinen, Finnish American architect and industrial designer (died 1961), son of Eliel Saarinen
- March 13 - Sir Thomas Drew, Irish architect (born 1838)
- May 14 - Gaetano Koch, Italian architect active in Rome (born 1849)
- August 24 - Juste Lisch, French architect (born 1828)