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Posted by  Nina on December 07, 2002 at 08:14:06:

In Reply to:  Re: About peter zumthor posted by Nina on December 07, 2002 at 08:13:19:

Biography (Biografia)
Born (Nato)
1943 Basel, Switzerland

Education (Educazione)
1958 Apprenticeship in cabinet-making.
1963 Schule für Gestalung, Basel, Switzerland.
1966 Pratt Institute, New York, USA, visiting student in architecture and design.

Career (Carriera)
1968 Architect in the Department for the Care and Presentation of Monument, Canton Graubünden, Switzerland.
1978 Tutor, University of Zürich, Switzerland.
1979 Own practice, Haldenstein, Graubünden, Switzerland.
1988 Visiting professor, Southern California Institute of Architecture, Santa Monica, Los Angeles, USA.
1989 Visiting professor, Technische Universität München, Germany.
1989 Workshop leader, Granz Summer School, Austria.
1992 Davis Critic, Tulane University, New Orleans, USA.
1996 Professor at the Academy of Architecture, Mendrisio, Switzerland.
1996 Honorary member, Bund Deutcher Architekten, BDA, Germany.

Information (Informazioni)
Swiss architect.

Principal works (Lavori principali)
1983 Elementary school Churwalden, Churwalden, , Graubünden, Switzerland.
1983 House Räth, Haldenstein, Graubünden, Switzerland.
1986 Shelters for Roman archaeological site, Chur, Graubünden, Switzerland.
1986 Atelier Zumthor, Haldenstein, Graubünden, Switzerland.
1989 Saint Benedict Chapel, Sumvitg, Graubünden, Switzerland.
1990 Art Museum Chur, Graubünden, Switzerland.
1993 Residential home for the elderly, Masans, Chur, Graubünden, Switzerland.
1994 Gugalun House, Versam, Graubünden, Switzerland.
1996 Spittelhof housing, Biel-Benken, Basel, Switzerland.
1996 Thermal Bath Vals, Vals, Graubünden, Switzerland.
1997 Art Museum Bregenz, Bregenz, Vorarlberg, Austria.
1997 Topography of Terror, International Exhhibition and Documentation Centre, Berlin, Germany.
1997-2000 Swiss Pavillion EXPO 2000, Hannover, Germany.
1997 Villa in Küsnacht am Zürichsee Küsnacht, Switzerland.
1997 Laban Centre for Movement and Dance, London, England.
1997 Lichtforum Zumtobel Staff, Zürich, Switzerland.
1997 - 2000 Kolumba - Erzbischöfliches Diözesanmuseum, Cologne (Köln), Germany.
1999 Cloud Rock Wilderness Lodge Moab.

Work in progress (Lavori in corso)

Awards (Premi)
1987 Auszeichnung guter Bauten im Kanton Graubüunden, Switzerland.
1989 Heinrich Tessenow medal, Technische Universität Hannover, Germany.
1991 Gulam, European wiid-glue prize.
1992 Internationaler Architekturpreis für Neues Bauen in den Alpen, Graubünden, Switzerland.
1993 Best Building 1993 award from Swiss tc's '10 vor '10, Graubünden, Switzerland.
1994 Auszeichnung guter Bauten im Kanton Graubüunden, Switzerland.
1995 International Prize for Stone Architecture, Fiera di Verona, Italy.
1995 Internationaler Architekturpreis für Neues Bauen in den Alpen, Graubünden, Switzerland.
1996 Erich-Schelling-Preis für Architektur, Erich-Schelling-Stiftung, Germany.
1998 Carlsberg Architectural Prize.

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