On 2nd February at 19:30 h, Cino Zucchi, Principle of Cino Zucchi Architetti, will deliver the lecture “A city is (not) a tree” at ETSAB, Barcelona School of Architecture, Barcelona within the framework of “MIES ARCH TALKS”.
This year Cino Zucchi is the Chair of the Jury of the EU Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies van der Rohe Award 2015.
Cino Zucchi graduated at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and at the Politecnico di Milano where he is currently Chair Professor of Architectural and Urban Design. He has been teaching architecture in many international seminars and has been visiting professor at the Syracuse University in Florence and at the ETH in Zürich.
He participated to the organisation and exposition of several Triennale of Milano and his work has been shown in several editions of the Biennale in Venice. The works of his studio have been selected for or awarded prizes in the “Premio nazionale di architettura Luigi Cosenza,” “Piranesi Award” 2001, “Medaglia d’oro all’architettura italiana” 1995-2003, 2004-2006 and 2009, “Brick Award” 2004, “Comune di Venezia Architecture Award” 2005, ECOLA Award” 2008, “International Award Architecture in Stone” 2009, “InArch/Ance Award” 2011 and the “US Award” 2011. He has been the curator of the Italian Pavilion at the 2014 Biennale di Venezia.
EU Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies van der Rohe Award
Fundació Mies van der Rohe
ETSAB – Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura de la Universidad Politécnica de Catalunya
ETSAB, Barcelona School of Architecture, Barcelona