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Renzo Piano

Biographical Information

Name: Renzo Piano
Born on 14 September 1937 in , Genova, Liguria, Italy, Europe
Place(s) of activity:
1964

Degree in Architecture from Milan Polytechnic. Collaboration with his father.

1965 - 1970

Works in the studios of Louis Kahn (Philadelphia, USA) and Z. S. Makowsky (London, UK). Meets Jean Prouvé.

1971

First collaboration with Richard Rogers

1977

First collaboration with Peter Rice (Atelier Piano & Rice)

1978

Georges Pompidou Center and Institute of Musical Research (IRCAM) in Paris.

Structures and Projects

Participation in the following structures & large-scale projects:

architect

Bibliography

  1. Foster, Norman / Fuksas, Massimiliano / Hadid, Zaha / Hollenstein, Roman / Ingenhoven, Christoph / Maas, Winy / Piano, Renzo / Rebes, Lliu Viu / Sassen, Saskia / Sauerbruch, Matthias / Sobek, Werner / von Gerkan, Meinhard (2003): Tendenzen der Hochhausarchitektur - 13 Standpunkte. In: Detail - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail, v. 43, n. 1-2 ( 2003), pp. 22.
  2. Piano, Renzo (1997): Metropolis Museum Amsterdam. In: Detail - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail, v. 37, n. 7 ( 1997), pp. 1100.
  3. Corajoud, Michel / Piano, Renzo / Vincent, Paul (1995): La Cité International Lyon. In: Detail - Zeitschrift für Architektur + Baudetail, v. 35, n. 4 ( 1995).
  4. Berio, Luciano / Piano, Renzo / Veltroni, Walter (2002): Ouvertures. In: Parametro, n. 240-241 (July - October 2002), pp. 26-67.
  5. Piano, Renzo / Sommer, Degenhard / Stöcher, Herbert / Weißer, Lutz (1994): Ove Arup & Partners. Engineering the Built Environment / Ingenieure als Wegbereiter der Architektur. Birkhäuser-Verlag, Basel (Switzerland), pp. 128.

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  • Date created
    20/04/1999
  • Last Update
    22/07/2014