Renowned Atlanta architect John Portman dies at 93

 
 
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Legendary Atlanta architect and developer John Portman passed away late Dec. 29, capping a remarkable life that left its imprint all over the world, including Asia, Europe and the United States.

Despite his global reach, Portman was rooted in Atlanta. His headquarters were located in the 14-block Peachtree Center area of downtown Atlanta that he designed and developed over the span of his illustrious career.

Portman, 93, was born in his mother’s hometown of Walhalia, S.C. But his family moved…


Atlanta Business Journal
Renowned Atlanta architect John Portman dies at 93