A city within a city, projected into the future and designed to meet the needs of the people who live there: Milano Santa Giulia is an "ideal city" designed by Norman Foster and commissioned by Risanamento S.p.A., the Zunino Group company that currently owns the property.
Client: municipality of LinzFinancing: municipality of Linz, European CommunityProject: 1995 - 2004Construction: under construction in 2004 Master plan: Roland RainerArchitects: READ (Renewable Energy in Architecture and Design):Thomas Herzog + Partner; Sir Norman Foster and Partners; Richard Rogers PartnershipEnvironmental engineer: Norbert KaiserLandscape architect: Latz + PartnerConsultant: Renzo Piano Building WorkshopLocal coordination: Heinz Stogmuller
A man-made lake and a huge bean-shaped structure are the two main elements of the McLaren Technology Centre, a multifunctional facility designed by Norman Foster for the well-known automobile manufacturer.
A technical challenge, to which Norman Foster adds great aesthetic value: the Millau viaduct is the world's highest bridge, 268 metres above the canyon of the River Tarn, even higher than the Eiffel Tower.
One of the most important symbols of the new Berlin, it manages to convey at a single glance that blend of past and present that makes the German capital a true laboratory of architecture and an open-air exhibition: the dome of the Reichstag was designed by Norman Foster, who won an international competition held in 1993 for reconstruction of the structure demolished in 1954.
3 years of work and an investment of 30 million euros: these are the figures on the San Marino World Trade Center, one of the most recent projects by London architect Norman Foster, who stands out on the international scene for his highly innovative buildings.
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