French architect Jean Nouvel is the 2008 Pritzker Architecutre Prize Laureate. Recent project by Nouvel include the Guthrie Theatre in Minneapolis, Minn. and an extension to the Reina Sofia Museum in Madrid, Spain. He recently released a design for a 75 story residential skyscraper in New York City as well.
NYT slide-show of his work here.
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