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South American Architects Sandra Barclay and Gloria Cabral Win 2018 Women in Architecture Awards

Two South American architects have been selected as the winners of The Architectural Review and The Architects? Journal?s 2018 Women in Architecture awards. This year?s top prize, Architect of the Year, has been awarded to Peruvian architect Sandra Barclay, while Paraguayan architect Gloria Cabral has been selected as the winner of the Moira Gemmill Prize for Emerging Architecture, with both being recognized by the jury for their mastery of materials.

Site Museum of Paracas Culture / Barclay & Crousse. Courtesy of Barclay & Crousse. Image

Two South American architects have been selected as the winners of The Architectural Review and The Architects? Journal?s 2018 Women in Architecture awards. This year?s top prize, Architect of the Year, has been awarded to Peruvian architect Sandra Barclay, while Paraguayan architect Gloria Cabral has been selected as the winner of the Moira Gemmill Prize for Emerging Architecture, with both being recognized by the jury for their mastery of materials.Architect of the Year
Site Museum of Paracas Culture / Barclay & Crousse. Image © Cristobal Palma

Founding partner of Barclay & Crousse, Sandra Barclay has been awarded the Architect of the Year for her work on Peru?s Site Museum of Paracas Culture (Museo de Sitio de Paracas). Located in the harsh environment of the Paracas Desert, the museum was built to replace a structure destroyed in a 2007 earthquake. Responding to these conditions, the buildin...
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