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Architecture Alive presents Richard England

Hosted by the Consul of the Malta History and Architecture Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Sat 23 Feb 18:30 - 21:00

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Richard England was born in Malta and graduated in Architecture at the University of Malta continuing his studies in Italy at the Milan Polytechnic. He is also a sculptor, photographer, poet, artist and the author of several books.
Richard England is a Visiting Professor at the University of Malta, having acted as Dean of the Faculty of Architecture between Protected content 1989. He is also the recipient of a number of Honoris Causa doctorates from the University of Buenos Aires, Argentina, the Institute of Advanced Studies at the University of New York, U.S.A., two Sofia Universities in Bulgaria and the Spiru Haret University in Romania. He is also an Hon. Visiting Fellow at the University of Bath, in England and a Professor, Academician and Vice President at the International Academy of Architecture. Richard England has lectured and exhibited his work in North and South America, the U.K., Europe, the Middle and Far East and ex-U.S.S.R. Among his best known works in Malta are the Church of St Joseph at Manikata, the Central Bank of Malta Annexe, the Millennium Chapel, the St. James Cavalier Centre for Creativity in Valletta and the White Shadows and LOVE sculptures.

His buildings and designs have earned him numerous awards, including eleven International Academy of Architecture Awards and two Commonwealth Association of Architects Regional awards. Others include the Gold Medal of the City of Toulouse in Protected content , the International Committee of Architectural Critics Silver Medal in Protected content , the Protected content , U.S.S.R. Biennale Laureate Prize and an IFRAA – AIA Award for Religious Architecture in Protected content . In Protected content was the winner of the International Prize at the III Architectural Biennale of Costa Rica and in Protected content was the recipient of the Gold Medal of the Belgrade Architectural Triennale. He was also awarded the Grand Prix of the International Academy of Architecture in Protected content Protected content the Protected content Academy of Architecture Annual Award. In Protected content was one of the winners of the European Architectural Awards.

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