2017 SAH Publication Awards: Winners
Barry Bergdoll, Carlos Eduardo Comas, Jorge Francisco Liernur, and Patricio del Real have been awarded with the Philip Johnson Exhibition Catalogue Awards
DATE: 8/6/2017
Docomomo International is happy to announce that Barry Bergdoll, Carlos Eduardo Comas, Jorge Francisco Liernur, and Patricio del Real have been awarded with the Philip Johnson Exhibition Catalogue Awards by the Society of Architectural Historians with the book Latin America in Construction: Architecture 1955–1980 (The Museum of Modern Art, 2015) on the last 8th June 2017. 

"SAH presented the awards at its 70th Annual International Conference Awards Ceremony, at the University of Strathclyde´s Barony Hall in Glasgow, Scotland. Each year, SAH presents publication awards honoring excellence in architectural history, urban history, landscape history and historic preservation scholarship as well as architectural exhibition catalogues."

Other winners:

Alice Davis Hitchcock Book Award- Meredith Cohen, The Sainte-Chapelle and the Construction of Sacral Monarchy: Royal Architecture in Thirteenth-Century Paris (Cambridge University Press, 2015)

Antoinette Forrester Downing Book Award- Richard Longstreth, Looking beyond the Icons: Midcentury Architecture, Landscape, and Urbanism(University of Virginia Press, 2015)

Philip Johnson Exhibition Catalogue Awards- Benjamín Ibarra Sevilla, El Arte de la Cantería Mixteca (Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, 2014)

Barry Bergdoll, Carlos Eduardo Comas, Jorge Francisco Liernur, and Patricio del Real, eds., Latin America in Construction: Architecture 1955–1980 (The Museum of Modern Art, 2015)

Elisabeth Blair MacDougall Book Award- Elizabeth McKellar, Landscapes of London: The City, the Country, and the Suburbs, 1660–1840 (Yale University Press, 2013)

Spiro Kostof Book Awards- Marta Gutman, A City for Children: Women, Architecture, and the Charitable Landscapes of Oakland, 1850–1950 (The University of Chicago Press, 2014)

Sarah Lynn Lopez, The Remittance Landscape: Spaces of Migration in Rural Mexico and Urban USA(The University of Chicago Press, 2015)

Founders’ JSAH Article AwardDustin Valen, “On the Horticultural Origins of Victorian Glasshouse Culture,” Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians 75, no. 4 (December 2016): 403–423.

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