British architect Norman Foster is famous for high-tech designs churned out of his London firm, Foster + Partners. In 1994, Foster received the AIA Gold Medal, and in 1999, he received the Pritzker Architecture Prize.
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Foster + Partners is one of the most innovative architecture and integrated design practices in the world. Over the past four decades the practice has pioneered a sustainable approach to architecture through a strikingly wide range of work, from urban masterplans, public infrastructure, airports, civic and cultural buildings, offices and workplaces to private houses and product design. Based in London, with offices worldwide, the practice has an international reputation, with buildings in six continents.