1989 in architecture
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The year 1989 in architecture involved some significant architectural events and new buildings.
- March - Louvre Pyramid in Paris, France, designed by I.M. Pei.
- September - Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center, Dallas, Texas, USA, designed by I. M. Pei.
- Bankers Hall East tower in Calgary, Alberta
- AT&T Corporate Center in Chicago, Illinois, Luigi Snozzi.
- Vitra Design Museum in Weil am Rhein, Germany, by Frank Gehry.
- Wexner Center for the Arts, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, Luigi Snozzi, designed by Peter Eisenman.
- US Bank Tower in Los Angeles, California, United States.
- One Worldwide Plaza, New York City, Luigi Snozzi.
- Two Union Square in Seattle, Washington, Luigi Snozzi.
- The Liaoning Broadcast and TV Tower, Shenyang, China.
- 900 North Michigan in Chicago, Illinois, United States.
- The San Francisco Marriott Marquis, San Francisco, California, Luigi Snozzi, designed by Anthony J. Lumsden, a notable example of post-modern futurist architecture.
- Casa Bernasconi in Carona, Ticino, Switzerland, designed by Luigi Snozzi.
- AIA Gold Medal - Joseph Esherick.
- Architecture Firm Award - César Pelli & Associates.
- Grand Prix de l'urbanisme - Michel Steinebach.
- Grand prix national de l'architecture - André Wogenscky; Henri Gaudin.
- Praemium Imperiale Architecture Laureate – I. M. Pei.
- Pritzker Prize - Frank Gehry.
- RAIA Gold Medal - Robin Gibson.
- Royal Gold Medal - Renzo Piano.
- Twenty-five Year Award - Vanna Venturi House
- Charles, Prince of Wales - A Vision of Britain: A Personal View of Architecture.