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Pencil Points was founded in June 1920 and took on the name Progressive Architecture (P/A), in 1945.  Winning a P/A Award was one of the most coveted honors in design during the 1950's and 1960's. During the 1990's, P/A set the standard for architectural journalism which tended to celebrate rather than critically evaluate buildings by star architects. P/A was sold to a competitor and closed in December of 1995. By that time, it had won more publishing awards than any other US architectural journal.  The P/A Awards program was continued 1997-2006 by Architecture magazine and since 2007 by Architect magazine.

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