RENZO PIANO, 1937 –

ITALIAN ARCHITECT, “HIGH TECH” – POST MODERNISM


CARLO SCARPA, 2 June 1906 – 28 November 1978

ITALIAN ARCHITECT INFLUENCED BY MATERIALS, LANDSCAPE, VENETIAN CULTURE, AND JAPAN


MIES VAN DER ROHE, FARNSWORTH HOUSE, PLANO IL 1945-51 WAS COMISSIONED BY DR. EDITH FARNSWORTH THAT ENDED IN A LAWSUIT OF BOTH PARTIES SUING EACH OTHER. THIS DOMESTIC BUILDING UNDER THE DIRECTION OF MIES VAN DER ROHE HAD DISREGARDED THE PRIVACY OF THE FEMALE PATRON.

 

 


GIO PONTI, 18 November 1891 – 16 September 1979

ITALIAN ARCHITECT, FATHER OF ITALIAN MODERN