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John Portman & Associates

John Portman & Associates

Peachtree Center Plaza Hotel, Atlanta, Georgia, 1976 : Los Angeles Bonaventure Hotel, Los Angeles, California, 1977 : Renaissance Center, Detroit, Michigan, 1977

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Published by A.D.A. EDITA in Tokyo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Portman, John Calvin,
  • John Portman & Associates,
  • Peachtree Center Plaza Hotel (Atlanta, Georgia),
  • Los Angeles. -- Bonaventura Hotel,
  • Renaissance Center (Detroit, Mich.)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited and photographed by Yukio Futagawa ; text by Paul Goldberger
    SeriesGlobal architecture -- 57
    ContributionsPortman, John Calvin, Futagawa, Yukio, 1932-, Goldberger, Paul
    The Physical Object
    Pagination40 p. :
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14444806M

    Architect John Portman, who died last month, designed flamboyant hotels and transformed neighborhoods in Atlanta, San Francisco and Detroit. Wherever he .   John Calvin Portman Jr. was born to Edna and John Portman on December 4, , in Walhalla, South Carolina. He grew up in Atlanta and served in the navy during World War II () before graduating in with a degree in architecture from the Georgia Institute of Portman opened an architectural firm in Atlanta, known today as John . John Portman & Associates (JPA) has unveiled the design for a hybrid complex in Atlanta that blends classic Portmanian forms with a distinctly 21st-century approach to .


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