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Alabama Buildings, USA Architecture
Key American Property Developments – Southern United States
Aug 23, 2016
Major Building Projects in this southern US state, alphabetical:
Memorial to Peace and Justice, Montgomery
Date built: 2016
Architects: MASS Design Group
image courtesy EJI / MASS Design Group
Memorial to Peace and Justice in Alabama
The new memorial building is intended to acknowledge victims of lynching throughout American history. EJI also plans to construct a museum, called “From Enslavement to Mass Incarceration,” inside its headquarters, a former slave warehouse in downtown Montgomery. The goal of this project is to trace racial history in the U.S. from the earliest days of slavery, through the Jim Crow era, to the present day.
Mitchell Cancer Institute, University of South Alabama Building
Date built: 2008
Design: RMJM Hillier ; Architects of Record: CLA Architecture
University of South Alabama Building
In the year 2000, University of South Alabama president V. Gordon Moulton commissioned a needs and economic analysis for establishment of an academic cancer center at USA. The resulting study demonstrated both the opportunity and potential financial viability for such a center.
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Location: Alabama, USA
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Alabama is a state in the Deep South region of the Southern United States. It is bordered by Tennessee to the north; Georgia to the east; Florida and the Gulf of Mexico to the south; and Mississippi to the west.
Alabama is the 30th largest by area and the 24th-most populous of the U.S. states. With a total of 1,500 miles (2,400 km) of inland waterways, it has among the most of any state. It is nicknamed the Yellowhammer State, after the state bird.
Alabama Architecture Resources
– Gamble, Robert (1987). The Alabama Catalog: A Guide to the Early Architecture of the State. University, AL: University of Alabama Press. pp. 144, 323–324. ISBN 978-0-8173-0148-4.
– Bowsher, Alice Meriwether (2001). Alabama Architecture. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press. pp. 90–91. ISBN 978-0-8173-1081-3.
Architectural Developments in Neighbouring States to Alabama:
American Architecture – Selection
Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles
Design: Gehry Partners
photo © Andrew McRae
Los Angeles Concert Hall
Farnsworth House, Plano
Design: Mies van der Rohe
photo © gm+ad architects
Winspear Opera House, Dallas
Design: Foster + Partners
photo : Iwan Baan
Winspear Opera House
Steven Holl Architects – famous American design studio
Tadao Ando Architect, Japan
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