Félix Candela

Architect

1910 – 1997

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Who was Félix Candela?

Félix Candela Outeriño was a Spanish architect known for his significant role in the development of Mexican architecture and structural engineering. Candela’s major contribution to architecture was the development of thin shells made out of reinforced concrete. Félix Candela died at the age of 87 in 1997 in North Carolina.

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Born
Jan 27, 1910
Madrid
Also known as
  • Felix Candela
Nationality
  • Spain
Profession
Education
  • Superior Technical School of Architecture of Madrid
Died
Dec 7, 1997
Durham

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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