The year 1959 in architecture involved some significant architectural events and new buildings.

List of years in architecture (table)
Buildings and structures+...

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Buildings and structures edit

Buildings opened edit

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York City, USA

Buildings completed edit

National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo, Japan

Awards edit

Births edit

Frank Lloyd Wright

Deaths edit

References edit

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  3. ^ The Twentieth Century Society (2017). 100 Houses 100 Years. London: Batsford. pp. 92–3. ISBN 978-1-84994-437-3.
  4. ^ a b Harwood, Elain (2003). England: a Guide to Post-War Listed Buildings (rev. ed.). London: Batsford. ISBN 0-7134-8818-2.
  5. ^ "Illinois Mid-Century Modern Roofs & Canopies". Retrieved 2016-08-31.
  6. ^ "Le Corbusier's Museum of Western Art is a modernist gem". 23 July 2016.
  7. ^ Gatley, Julia. "Francis Gordon Wilson". Dictionary of New Zealand Biography. Ministry for Culture and Heritage. Retrieved 25 August 2016.