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ARCHITECTURE

Lawrence Weiner, Human Rights Adornment, GEMS AND LADDERS Archive

DESIGN:Gems and Ladders

GEMS AND LADDERS is a Swiss-based company, which showcases collections of fine jewelry created in collaboration with contemporary artists and revives the …

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ARCHITECTURE:Rem Koolhaas

  “The reason that I am interested about Architecture is the possibility that offers to work in different places, projects and scales. …

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ARCHITECTURE:Wang Shu

“Architecture as mountains” is how the Chinese architect, Wang Shu (4/11/1963- ) describes his design for the Ningbo Historic Museum. His buildings …

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ARCHITECTURE:Zaha Hadid

The Iraqi architect Zaha Hadid, born in Bagdad (31/10/1950-31/3/2016) is a representative of the school of deconstruction. She read mathematics at the …

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ARCHITECTURE:Kazuyo Sejima

Kazuyo Sejima (29/10/56- ) was born in Japan and after studying at Japan Women’s University and working at the office of Toyo …

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ARCHITECTURE:Paulo Mendes da Rocha

Paulo Mendes da Rocha is one of Brazil’s greatest architects and urbanists. Born in Vitória, Espírito Santo in 25/10/28, Mendes da Rocha …

close Itsuko Hasegawa, Maison version 1, Yaizu, 1977

ARCHITECTURE:Japan-ness,Part II

To exhibit Japanese architecture is to offer a broader perspective that clearly shows the diversity of this scene and the defining place …

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DESIGN-ARCHITECTURE: Richard Meier

At the age of 49, Richard Meier (12/10/1934- ), was the youngest architect to receive his profession’s highest accolade, the Pritzker Architecture …

Sou Fujimoto Architects + OXO Architects, Cie de Phalsbourg et OGIC

ARCHITECTURE:Japan-ness, Part I

To exhibit Japanese architecture is to offer a broader perspective that clearly shows the diversity of this scene and the defining place …

Peter Zumthor, Dear to Me, 2017, Exhibition view third floor, Kunsthaus Bregenz, Photo: Markus Tretter, Courtesy of Atelier Peter Zumthor & Partner, © Peter Zumthor, Kunsthaus Bregenz

ARCHITECTURE:Peter Zumthor-Dear to Me

Kunsthaus Bregenz is an internationally active institute for the presentation of Contemporary art. It was designed by the Swiss architect Peter Zumthor …

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ARCHITECTURE:Renzo Piano

Renzo Piano was born in Genoa (14/9/1937- ), into a family of builders. He was educated and subsequently taught at the Politecnico …

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ARCHITECTURE:Tadao Ando

Can a self-taught architect win the Nobel of Architecture? Tadao Ando (13/9/1941- ) won the Pritzker Prize for architecture in 1994. He …

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ARCHITECTURE: Fumihiko Maki

Fumihiko Maki (6/9/1928- ) calls himself a modernist, unequivocally. His buildings tend to be direct, at times understated, and made of metal, …

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ARCHITECTURE:Kenzo Tange

As one of the eldest in a long line of architects that have made Japan one of the most revered countries in …

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ARCHITECTURE:Sverre Fehn

The Norwegian architect Sverre Fehn (14/8/1924-23/2/2009) is recognized in Europe as one of Norway’s most gifted architects and is categorized by most …