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ARCHITECTURE:Alvar Aalto

The Finnish Architect, City Planner and Furniture Designer Alvar Aalto, in full Hugo Alvar Henrik Aalto (3/2/1898-11/5/1976), was one of Finland’s greatest …

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REVIEW 2017: ARCHITECTURE

Alvar Aalto: www.dreamideamachine.com/en/?p=10193 Jørn Utzon: www.dreamideamachine.com/en/?p=7706 Peter Zumthor: www.dreamideamachine.com/en/?p=12338 Herzog & de Meuron: www.dreamideamachine.com/en/?p=12697 Philip Johnson: www.dreamideamachine.com/en/?p=3570 Richard Rogers: www.dreamideamachine.com/en/?p=3794 Glenn Murcutt: …

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ARCHITECTURE:Oscar Niemeyer

The Brazilian architect Oscar Ribeiro de Almeida Niemeyer Soares Filho, known as Oscar Niemeyer (15/12/1907-5/12/2012), was universally regarded as the very last …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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ARCHITECTURE:Jean Nouvel

Making a tour in Paris nobody can ignore the French architect Jean Nouvel (12/8/45- ), since he has designed and implemented three …

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ARCHITECTURE:Shigeru Ban

Shigeru Ban is a Japanese architect born 5/8/1957 in Tokyo, known for his innovative work with paper, particularly recycled cardboard tubes used …