Archinect - News 2017-08-21T04:45:46-04:00 Norma Merrick Sklarek obituary: Pioneering African American architect was 85 Archinect 2012-02-10T14:22:00-05:00 >2012-02-16T10:16:03-05:00 <img src="" width="600" height="421" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Norma Merrick Sklarek, the first African American woman in the country to become a licensed architect, who helped produce Terminal 1 at Los Angeles International Airport and the American Embassy in Tokyo, died Monday at her home in Pacific Palisades. She was 85.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html>