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Root and Contemporaneity: Distinguished Architecture Lecture

February 13, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm


UB Confucius Institute Distinguished Architecture Lecture
Zhu Pei
Dean, School of Architecture, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing
Founder of Studio Zhu Pei
February 13, 6:00 pm
403 Hayes Hall, UB South Campus
Free and open to the public

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Zhu Pei holds Master degrees in Architecture from Tsinghua University and UC Berkeley. He founded Studio Zhu-Pei in Beijing in 2005.

Zhu Pei received The Architectural Review Future Project Awards in 2017, Honor Award from the AIA in 2015, the Courvoisier Design Award by Wallpaper in 2009, the Design Vanguard Award by Architectural Record in 2007, China Award from Architectural Record in 2005 and DFA Grand Award and Special Award for Culture, Hong Kong, in 2008.

In 2006 and 2007, Zhu Pei was commissioned by the Guggenheim Foundation to design the Guggenheim Art Pavilion in Abu Dhabi and the Guggenheim Museum in Beijing. His built works include Cai Guo-Qiang Courtyard House Renovation (Beijing, 2007), Digital Beijing, Olympics Control Center (Beijing, 2008), OCT Design Museum, Minsheng Museum of Modern Art (Beijing, 2015), and Tai Miao Art Museum. He is currently working on Dali Museum of Contemporary Art, Himalaya Culture Center in Tibet, Yang Liping Performing Arts Center and Jingdezhen Imperial Kiln Museum.


February 13, 2019
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm


Hayes Hall 403
University at Buffalo South Campus
Buffalo, NY 14214 United States
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