Architecture, especially in America, is an old man’s game, and no one was older than I.M. Pei, who died on May 16 at 102. Even in a profession where major commissions rarely materialize before a man (and, beginning only recently, a woman) is well past fifty, it is hard for anyone alive today to remember…

via How Architect I.M. Pei Achieved Greatness By Forever Testing and Challenging Himself — TIME

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