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Henry N. Cobb (born 1926 in Boston, Massachusetts) is an American architect and founding partner in Pei Cobb Freed & Partners, an international architectural firm based in New York City. 1926 was a common year starting on Friday (link will take you to calendar). ... Nickname: Beantown, The Hub (of the Universe), Athens of America Location in Massachusetts Founded  -Incorporated September 17, 1630 1820, as a city  County Suffolk County Mayor Thomas Menino (Dem) Area  - Total  - Water 232. ... Architect at his drawing board, 1893 An architect, also known as a building designer, is a person involved in the planning, designing and oversight of a buildings construction, whose role is to guide decisions affecting those building aspects that are of aesthetic, cultural or social concern. ... Bank of China Tower by I.M.Pei and L.C. Pei, in Hong Kong, China Ieoh Ming Pei (b April 26, 1917) is a Pritzker Prize winning architect, known as the last master of high modernist architecture. ... Midtown Manhattan, looking north from the Empire State Building, 2005 New York City (officially named the City of New York) is the most populous city in the United States, the most densely populated major city in North America, and is at the center of international finance, politics, entertainment, and culture. ...


Among the most notable buildings for which Cobb has been principally responsible include:


Cobb attended Phillips Exeter Academy, Harvard University and the Harvard Graduate School of Design. He has received honorary degrees from Bowdoin College and the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology. Place Ville-Marie Place Ville-Marie or 1, Place Ville-Marie is a cruciform office tower built in the International style in 1962 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. ... City motto: Concordia Salus (Latin: Well-being through harmony) Province Quebec Mayor Gérald Tremblay Area  - % water 500. ... Aerial view of Back Bay, Boston including the Charles River, 111 Huntington Avenue, Prudential Tower, and John Hancock Tower Three different buildings in Boston, Massachusetts, have been known as the John Hancock Building, and perhaps a fourth will be. ... Alternative meanings: Boston (disambiguation) The 18th-century Old State House in Boston is surrounded by tall buildings of the 19th and 20th centuries. ... The State University of New York at Fredonia, also known as SUNY Fredonia and the State University of New York College at Fredonia, is a four-year liberal arts college located in Fredonia, Chautauqua County, New York. ... Located in Rochester, New York, USA and founded in 1850, the University of Rochester is a private, coeducational and nonsectarian research institution. ... This article is about the city in the US state of Maryland. ... Johnson & Johnson NYSE: JNJ is an international Pharmaceutical and Medical Devices and Consumer Packaged Goods manufacturer founded in 1885. ... New Brunswick is a city located in Middlesex County, New Jersey. ... Dallas redirects here. ... Location in Maine Founded  -Incorporated 1786   County Cumberland County Mayor Jill C. Duson Area  - Total  - Water 136. ... Pitney Bowes NYSE: PBI is an international supplier of office and postal equipment and solutions. ... Stamford is a city located in Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 117,083. ... The Crown of U.S. Bank Tower The U.S. Bank Tower is the tallest skyscraper in Downtown Los Angeles, California and the tallest west of the Mississippi. ... This article is about the largest city in California. ... Credit Suisse First Boston (CSFB) is an investment banking and financial services firm. ... HSBC Tower (left), 1 Canada Square (centre), Citigroup Centre (right) 1 Canada Square (Canary Wharf tower) Canary Wharf, seen from a high-level walkway on Tower Bridge Canary Wharf tube station (Jubilee Line) Docklands Light Railway station and entrance to underground station Canary Wharf in Tower Hamlets, London, United Kingdom... The clock tower of the Palace of Westminster, which contains Big Ben London is the capital city of the United Kingdom and of England. ... The University of California, Los Angeles, popularly known as UCLA, is a public, coeducational university situated in the neighborhood of Westwood within the city of Los Angeles. ... Alternative meanings: Boston (disambiguation) The 18th-century Old State House in Boston is surrounded by tall buildings of the 19th and 20th centuries. ... The National Constitution Center is a museum that opened in 2003 in downtown Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and designed by American architect Henry N. Cobb. ... Philadelphia is a village located in Jefferson County, New York. ... Chicago (officially named the City of Chicago) is the third largest city in the United States (after New York City and Los Angeles), with an official population of 2,896,016, as of the 2000 census. ... The flag of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is the international organization entrusted with overseeing the global financial system by monitoring foreign exchange rates and balance of payments, as well as offering technical and financial assistance when asked. ... Washington, D.C. is the capital city of the United States of America. ... Phillips Exeter Academy (also called Exeter or PEA) is a co-educational independent boarding school located on 471 acres (1. ... Harvard University is a private university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, and a member of the Ivy League. ... Harvard Graduate School of Design The Harvard Graduate School of Design is a graduate school at Harvard University offering degrees in Architecture, Landscape Architecture, and Urban Planning and Design. ... Bowdoin College is a private liberal arts college located in the coastal New England town of Brunswick, Maine. ... ETH Zurich (from its German name Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich, ETHZ) is the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zürich, Switzerland. ...



He lives in New York City and North Haven, Maine. Midtown Manhattan, looking north from the Empire State Building, 2005 New York City (officially named the City of New York) is the most populous city in the United States, the most densely populated major city in North America, and is at the center of international finance, politics, entertainment, and culture. ... Summer of 1909, by Frank W. Benson; painted at North Haven, ME North Haven is a venerable upper class enclave, summer colony and island located in in Penobscot Bay, Maine. ...


References

  • Profile of Henry N. Cobb provided by Pei Cob Freed & Partners

External links

  • Official website of Pei Cobb Freed & Partners

 
 

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