Puerto Rico's top architects:

Puerto Rico's top architects:

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Jorge

San Juan, Puerto Rico

#1 May 1, 2013
Rafael Carmoega:(who also designed the Rio P, UPR historic cuadrangle, Old San Juan's School of Tropical Medicine, next to the Capitol bldg and many other public and private bldgs and private houses, including his own in Ocean Pk).

Capitol Building:

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Jorge

San Juan, Puerto Rico

#2 May 1, 2013
Pedro De Castro (who also designed the Serrallés family house in El Vigía, Ponce aka as Castillo Serrallés and other public and private houses including his own house in Guaynabo); along with Rafael Carmoega, one of Puerto Rico's Spanish Revival architects from the 1915-31):

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Jorge

San Juan, Puerto Rico

#3 May 1, 2013
Alfredo Wiechers (one of the many "turn of the century" or "modernist" Ponce architectures. Designer mostly of private homes, including his Ponce family house. He was a Ponce born native, of German and Italian parents, who studied in Paris'École de Beaux Arts. One of Puerto Rico's great exponents of late Neoclassic (1880's) and Art Nouveau (1890-1910) movt. styles. After US declaration of war against Kaiser's Germany-circa 1917, was expelled from P.R.(like many Puerto Ricans of Germanic roots):

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Jorge

San Juan, Puerto Rico

#4 May 1, 2013
Ponce's early and late Neoclassical architecture (from Bertolli's 1850's city's theater) to Nouveax Art's (early 20th cent. houses and buildings as Wicher's and Armstrong's houses):

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