• The Getty and USC Launch Talks Shedding Light on the Impact of Architect Paul R. Williams

    9 days ago - By Arch Daily

    Portrait of Paul R. Williams, photography by Julius Shulman, 1952. Image © J. Paul Getty Trust. Getty Research Institute, Los Angeles
    Paul Revere Williams, the late architect who was the first black member of the American Institute of Architects , has recently been receiving some long-overdue recognition. The AIA awarded him a posthumous gold medal in 2017 ; a PBS documentary “Hollywood's Architect: The Paul R. Williams Story” aired in February, and a book titled “Regarding Paul R. Williams: A Photographer's View” was published in September.
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