1955 in architecture
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The year 1955 in architecture involved some significant architectural events and new buildings.
- June 25 - Notre Dame du Haut in Ronchamp, France, designed by Le Corbusier, is dedicated.
- August - Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum, Japan, designed by Kenzō Tange.
- February - Bavinger House in Norman, Oklahoma, United States, the best-known building designed by Bruce Goff.
- Fundació Pilar y Joan Miró in Palma, Majorca, designed by Josep Lluís Sert.
- House for John Womersley at Farnley Tyas, Yorkshire, designed by Peter Womersley.
- AIA Gold Medal - Willem Marinus Dudok.
- Royal Gold Medal - John Murry Easton.
- Grand Prix de Rome, architecture - Ngô Viết Thụ.
- February 25 - Enric Miralles, Spanish Catalan architect (died 2000)
- April 14 - Robert Couturier, French architect and interior designer, designer of Cuixmala
- July 2 - Francine Houben, Dutch architect
- date unknown - Miroslav Grčev, Macedonian architect and graphic designer
- November 29 - Rene Paul Chambellan, American architectural sculptor (born 1893)
- date unknown
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