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Ada Louise Huxtable

American architecture critic

Died when: 91 years 299 days (1101 months)
Star Sign: Pisces


Ada Louise Huxtable

Ada Louise Huxtable (née Landman;March 14, 1921 – January 7, 2013) was an architecture critic and writer on architecture.Huxtable established architecture and urban design journalism in North America and raised the public's awareness of the urban environment.

In 1970, she was awarded the first ever Pulitzer Prize for Criticism.In 1981, she was named a MacArthur Fellow.Architecture critic Paul Goldberger, also a Pulitzer Prize-winner (1984) for architectural criticism, said in 1996: "Before Ada Louise Huxtable, architecture was not a part of the public dialogue." "She was a great lover of cities, a great preservationist and the central planet around which every other critic revolved," said architect Robert A.

M.Stern, dean of the Yale University School of Architecture.

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