Renzo Piano (born 14 September 1937) is an Italian architect. His notable buildings include the Centre Georges Pompidou in Paris (with Richard Rogers, 1977), The Shard in London (2012), the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York City (2015) and Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center in Athens (2016). He won the Pritzker Architecture Prize in 1998.
A sumptuous portrait comprising texts and images of the prestigious complex 565 Broome Soho in New York, designed by the Renzo Piano firm.
The design and history of Paris's iconic Centre Pompidou is explored in this absorbing and beautifully illustrated biography of a building.
A personal insight into the life and work of one of the most highly regarded architects working today .