On November 22, 2016 it was announced that the prestigious award for classic achievement in architecture, the 2017 Piranesi Prix de Rome for Lifetime Achievement, would be presented to 2011 Pritzker Prize winner Eduardo Souto de Moura on March 24, 2017.
The "Piranesi Prix de Rome" for life-long achievement, an award presented by the Adrianea Academy of Architecture and Archeology with the support of prominent institutions and enterprises, including Graniti Fiandre, will be presented to Japanese architect Yoshio Taniguchi on March 18, when he will hold his first Lectio Magistralis in Italy.
At the fifth edition of the Piranesi Prix de Rome, an award for high classical culture in architecture, on March 20 2015 the award for lifetime achievement will be presented to architect Bernard Tschumi.
Slovenian architectural studio OFIS has come up with a complex combination of invention and sustainable design in the difficult context of a student housing complex on the outskirts of Paris. The project makes a mark on the landscape with contemporary forms that embrace ecological responsibility.
The inauguration of the Cité de l’Océan et du Surf, the fourth European museum by Steven Holl, together with his award-winning projects, the Kiasma Museum of Contemporary Art, Herning Museum of Contemporary Art and the Knut Hamsun Center.
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