2008 Pritzker Prize Winner Announced: Jean Nouvel

Congratulations to Jean Nouvel, winner of the 2008 Pritzker Prize for architecture. Last year he completed the 40 Mercer, a Soho apartment building (shown above) and currently he is working on the amazing Abu Dhabi branch of the Louvre. Jump below for a look at some of Atelier Jean Nouvel's projects and products:

Louvre, Abu Dhabi

Guthrie Theater, Minneapolis

Door Handle, 2004

Arab World Institute, Paris

MM Chair, 2003

Public Housing, Nimes

1=2 Table, 1999

To hear a report on this years award winner from Edward Lifson on NPR, click here.

More info: Ateliers Jean Nouvel

Top Photo: 40 Mercer via New York Magazine