The foundation awarded the main prize, the Vilcek Prize in Architecture, to the architect and urban researcher Teddy Cruz.


The architect’s design firm, Studio Teddy Cruz + Fonna Forman, has in recent years created community spaces constructed on the U.S.-Mexico border. The spaces house a range of arts and educational programming and are often run in collaboration with local governments, universities, and nonprofit groups.

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http://www.artnews.com/2018/02/05/2018-vilcek-prize-architecture-awarded...

By John Chiaverin for ARTNEWS on February 5, 2018

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Teddy Cruz is an UC San Diego Department of Visual Arts Professor. For more about his work, please visit:
http://visarts.ucsd.edu/faculty/teddy-cruz
http://estudioteddycruz.com/

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Teddy Cruz at the See-Conference 2015.
VIA WIKIMEDIA COMMONS
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