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Toimumiskoht: LHV panga saal (Tartu mnt 2, Tallinn)
Professor Gert Wingårdh is one of Sweden's most renowned and acclaimed architects. Gert Wingårdh received Ph.DHC at Chalmers University of Technology where he is currently also Artistic professor non tenure of Architecture since 2007. He is the recipient of the Gustaf Dalén Medal and the Prince Eugen Medal. He is member of The Royal Academy of Engineering and science, IVA and was Chairman of the board of directors at Arkitekturmuseet, the Swedish Museum of Architecture from 1997 to 2005. Gert Wingårdh was EUROPAN 5 jury member for Estonia and Finland in 1999. His architecture office Wingårdhs, founded in 1977 in Göteborg, is committed to the artistic and poetic dimensions of architecture, employing 120 people, and he has been awarded the prestigious Kasper Salin Prize no less than four times. Among Gert Wingårdh's most noticed creations are the Chalmers Student Union Building, the science centre Universeum in Göteborg and the Swedish embassies in Washington and in Berlin.