Vittorio Magnago Lampugnani

Vittorio Magnano Lampugnani



Lecture
Wednesdyay 14 March 2012, 18:30
Auditorium SG, EPFL
As part of the exhibition Pieces of evidence

”Suburbia does not exist. Strategies for dense city growth”
Abstract in French

Vittorio Magnano Lampugnani
Born in Rome in 1951. Studied architecture in Rome and in Stuttgart; in 1977 doctorate. Professor of architecture in Harvard, Frankfurt am Main and Pamplona. Since 1994 professor for the History of urban design at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Zurich. Among the most important projects of his Studio di architettura in Milan: office building in Block 109, Berlin (1991-1996); housing group in Maria Lankowitz near Graz (1995-1999); entrance square of the Audi factory in Ingolstadt (1999-2000); urban design planning of Novartis Campus in St.Johann, Basel, (2001 ff.); underground station Mergellina, Naples (2004ff); reshaping of the Donau banks, Regensburg (2004ff); master plan Richti areal, Wallisellen, as well as planning of the open spaces and of a residential block with shops (2007 ff).
Numerous scholarly architectural publications and exhibitions.


Vittorio Magnago Lampugnani interwiewed by Studio Banana TV