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        2/4/2013, Shevat 24, 5773

      Israel Prize in Architecture to Professor Adam Mazor

      Education Minister Gid'on Sa'ar informed Professor Adam Mazor of the Technion technical institute in Haifa, Monday, that he has won the Israel Prize for architecture and design. In recommending Professor Mazor, the prize committee cited him "for changing the perception of spatial planning and design of Israel as expressed in various national and municipal master plans, including "Israel 2020."

      The committee specificly cited Mazor for balancing density against open spaces.