MY HERO Celebrates Architects

World Architectural Festival will be celebrated November 16-18 in Berlin

It is the largest international gathering of architects consisting of an awards, conference and exhibition.


R. Buckminster Fuller

By: Nancy Nickerson
R. Buckminster Fuller designed the geodesic dome.

Zaha Hadid

By: Rebecca Miller
Zaha Hadid is the first woman to be awarded the Pritzker Architecture Prize.

Maya Lin

By: Tom

Mary Jane Colter

Mary Jane Colter designed the rustic buildings at the Grand Canyon National Park.

Aleksey Nikolayevich Beketov

By: Igor from Kharkov, Ukraine
Aleksey Nikolayevich Beketov left a legacy of beautiful buildings in Ukraine.

Angela Brooks

By: Susannah Abbey
Angela Brooks is an architect who works to create sustainable and affordable housing.

Antoni Gaudi

By: Daniel Chavez
Antoni Gaudi is one of the most recognized architects of his time.
Charles Rennie Mackintosh
By: Caitlin
The Glaswegian Gesamtkunstwerker

Daniel Libeskind

Daniel Libeskind

By: Claudia Hudson

Frank Lloyd Wright

By: Nico from Crossroads School
Frank Lloyd Wright was an innovative architect.

Frank Owen Gehry

By: Marissa from Ventura
Frank Owen Gehry own unique style of design.

Gustave Eiffel

By: Jimmy from France
Gustave Eiffel was the French engineer who built the Eiffel Tower

Tadao Ando

By: Riley McMahon
Tadao Ando is a world-famous Japanese architect.

Hany El-Miniawy

Hany El-Miniawy is an Egyptian architect who uses architecture to help alleviate poverty.
Norma Merrick Sklarek
By: Charna from New Haven

Cameron Sinclair

By: David Kemker
Cameron Sinclair is the founder of Architecture for Humanity, which brings services to communities in need.

Samuel Mockbee

By: Jennifer Beck

Michael Reynolds, Garbage Warrior

By: Wendy Jewell
Michael Reynolds, Garbage Warrior combines biology and architecture to build sustainable housing.

Louis Sullivan

Louis Sullivan is credited with inventing the skyscraper.

William McDonough

William McDonough designs buildings for ecological sustainability.


Gateway Arch, St. Louis, Missouri

By: Kay Smith, Artist Laureate of Illinois

R. Buckminster Fuller, the Dymaxion Car & Geodesic Dome

By: From Fuller's book, "Grunch of Giants"


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