Renzo Piano was born in Genoa, Italy, in 1937 to a family of builders. He graduated Milan Polytechnic in 1964 and began to work with experimental light-weight structures and basic shelters. In 1971, he founded the Piano & Rogers studio and, together with Richard Rogers, won the competition for the Centre Pompidou in Paris. From the early 1970s to the 1990s, Piano collaborated with eng...read more
ORTHOGRAPHS by Yiorgis Yerolymbos
This book offers rare, behind-the- scenes access to the work performed and the land and materials moved in the service of turning vision into reality.
Yiorgis Yerolymbos focuses on architecture, corporate and landscape photography. He is especially interested in human altered and industrial landscapes since 1995. For more than two decades, he approaches each project, commissioned or self initiated by attempting to strike a delicate, yet precise balance between content and form as he strongly believes that “photography must be consiste...read more