The Piranesi Prix de Rome 2015 for Career Achievement awarded to Bernard Tschumi
20 March 2015
Bernard Tschumi Architects is pleased to announce that the Piranesi Prix de Rome 2015, recognizing career achievement in architecture, has been awarded to Bernard Tschumi by the Accademia Adrianea di Architettura e Archeologia and the Ordine degli Architetti della Provincia di Roma.
The award ceremony took place in Rome on Friday, March 20th, 2015 at the Casa dell’Architettura Acquario Romano. The event included a keynote lecture presented by Bernard Tschumi, focused specifically on the Acropolis Museum in Athens (2009) and on the issues surrounding the relationship between theory and design in Tschumi's professional and academic work.
The previous recipients of the Piranesi Prix de Rome are David Chipperfield, Peter Eisenman, Rafael Moneo and Guido Canali.