AD Interviews: Renzo Piano – Part III

  • 18 Sep 2012
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We continue with the last part of our exclusive interview with .

Since first achieving international fame in 1978 with the Centre George Pompidou in Paris, Renzo Piano has become known as a prolific, Italian architect capable of achieving a masterful balance between art, architecture and engineering. His intellectual curiosity and problem-solving techniques have led him to develop a wide-ranging portfolio that successfully merges high technology with humane and comfortable environments.

Sophisticated, refined and elegant, the presence of Renzo Piano’s work is internationally celebrated. Originally born into a family of Italian builders, the Pritzker Prize-winning architect now leads a staff of 150 at his practice, Renzo Piano Building Workshop, from three locations – Genoa, Paris and New York.

Part III to be aired on Tuesday Sept 18th.

Cite: Basulto, David. "AD Interviews: Renzo Piano – Part III" 18 Sep 2012. ArchDaily. Accessed 27 May 2015. <>
  • common_cents

    I love this guy..As a graduate of architecture, he is one of my inspirations.I’ll definitely take what he said on board and work hard to achieve his kind and level of success.He truly is one of the finest architects

  • Michelangela

    So insightful person. I would give everything to have a boss and a mentor like Renzo Piano!

  • Architecture Lover

    I love you Renzo!