Souto de Moura to Participate in Cevisama Forum
Pritzker Prize winner Eduardo Souto de Moura will appear on the afternoon of the first day of the event.
The Architecture and Interior Design Forum at Cevisama 2018, which will be held February 5-9 in Valencia, Spain, will feature figures of international renown in the field of design, interior design, and architecture. Among them will be Pritzker Prize winner Eduardo Souto de Moura, who will appear on the afternoon of the first day of the event.
Born in Porto, Portugal, in 1952, Souto de Moura received his architectural degree from the School of Fine Arts of the University of Porto. After working at Álvaro Siza’s studio from 1974-1979, he set up a practice of his own in 1980. Outstanding among his works are the Municipal Market of Braga, the Casa das Artes Cultural Center in Porto, the Municipal Stadium of Braga, the Portuguese Pavilion at the 11th Venice Architecture Biennale, the Todos los Santos Hospital in Lisbon, and the Paula Rêgo Museum in Cascais. Outside of Portugal, he has built La Pallaresa Complex in Santa Coloma de Gramenet (Spain), the building at the Novartis Campus in Basel (Switzerland), and the Uitzicht Crematorium in Courtray (Belgium). He currently has several projects in progress, including the theater La Comédie in Clermont-Ferrand (France).
In addition to teaching at his alma mater from 1981-1991, Souto de Moura has been a visiting professor at the architecture schools of Paris-Belleville (France), Dublin (Ireland), Harvard (United States), Zurich and Lausanne (Switzerland). He is an honorary member of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and of the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA).
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