Arhitect Andris Kronbergs (1951)

Andris Kronbergs is one of the most highly regarded and talented architects in contemporary Latvian architecture. Not only does he conceive of conceptually rigorous works, he is able to successfully realize these projects using the technology of today to create timeless pieces of extraordinary simplicity. He has collected more Latvian Architect Union Grand Prix prizes than any of his colleagues, and in 2003 he was nominated for the prestigious Pritzker Architecture Prize.