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Algimantas NASVYTIS

Algimantas NASVYTIS, Minister of Housing and Urban Development. State Prize, Lithuanian Government, 1965, 1975; Prize of the Architect’s Union of the USSR, 1983; State Prize of the USSR, 1984. member, Committee of National Prizes, since 1989; Member of Presidium. Lithuanian Architects Union.

Background

  • NASVYTIS, Algimantas was born on April 8, 1928 in Kaunas, Lithuania. Parents: Kazimieras Nasvytis and Elena Nasvytiene (née Lukoseviciute).

  • Education

    • Vilnius Institut, of Fine Art, Diploma, architecture, 1952. Spoken languages: Lithuanian, Russian, Polish, German.

    Career

    • Member, Sajudis Movement, 1988. Minister of Housing and Urban Development, since 1990. Architect. Scientific Restoration Workshop, Vilnius, 19561959.

      Architect, Design Institut, of Communal Services, Vilnius, 19591961. Chief architect of design. Design Institut, of City Construction, 1962-1990.

      Lecturer, docent, Vilnius Civil Engineering Institute, since 1980. Chief artist, Lithuanian Song Festival, since 1965.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Sajudis Movement

    Religion

    Roman Catholic.

    Membership

    Member, Committee of National Prizes, since 1989. Member of Presidium. Lithuanian Architects Union.

    Personality

    Interests

    Classical music, swimming, jogging.

    Connections

    • Spouse Jadvyga Nasvytiene (née Laurinaviciute), 1957. Children: Naglis.
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