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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 …

Sou Fujimoto

ARCHITECTURE:Sou Fujimoto

Sou Fujimoto (4/8/1971- ) is a Japanese architect whose innovative residential structures and institutional projects represented a fresh approach to the relationship …

Glenn Murcutt

ARCHITECTURE: Glenn Murcutt

The Australian Architect Glenn Marcus Murcutt (25/7/1936- ) is noted for his design of environmentally sensitive modernist houses that respond to their …

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ARCHITECTURE: Richard Rogers

Richard Rogers (23/7/1933- ) is best known for such pioneering buildings as the Centre Pompidou in Paris, the headquarters for Lloyd’s of …

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ARCHITECTURE:Philip Johnson

The first Pritzker Architecture Prize was given to Philip Johnson (8/7/1906-25/1/2005), whose work demonstrates a combination of the qualities of talent, vision …

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ARCHITECTURE: Alejandro Aravena

The Chilean Architect Alejandro Aravena is the winner of the 2016 Pritzker Prize. Highlighting his dedication to improve urban environments and to …

Robert Venturi

ARCHITECTURE:Robert Venturi

Robert Venturi (25/6/25- ) is best known for being an innovator of Postmodern Architecture, he and his wife Denise Scott Brown have …

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ARCHITECTURE:Alvaro Siza

Álvaro Siza, is perhaps the most renowned Portuguese architect of the 20th century. Siza’s profile is embedded within the Modern movement, yet …

Kevin Roche

ARCHITECTURE:Kevin Roche

Since the ‘60s, Kevin Roche has been central to the creation of a post-industrial architecture in the late 20th Century. His shadow …