Rossi, Aldo, 1931-1997

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Born in Milan, Italy, May 3, 1931; studied architecture at the Polytechnic University in Milan and received his degree in 1959; began his architectural practice in 1959; from 1955 to 1964 he served as editor of Casabella; taught at the Polytechnic University in Milan from 1965 to 1971 and at the Institute of Structural Engineering ETH Zürich, from 1972 to 1975; his most influential publications include The Architecture of the City (L'architettura della città, 1966) and A Scientific Autobiography (Autobiografia scientifica, 1981); awarded the Pritzker Prize for architecture in 1990; died in Milan, Sept. 4, 1997.

From the description of Aldo Rossi Fonds, 1953-1997. (Centre canadien d'architecture). WorldCat record id: 317820075

D. September 4, 1997.

From the description of Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. (Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)). WorldCat record id: 82328464

Italian architect.

From the description of Papers, 1954-1988. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 78326492

From the description of Aldo Rossi papers, 1954-1988. (Getty Research Institute). WorldCat record id: 166535480

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referencedIn Olsberg, R. Nicholas. Colloque Sortis du cadre = Forum Out of the box : recordings, 2004. Centre canadien d'architecture, | Canadian Centre for Architecture | CCA
creatorOf Rossi, Aldo, 1931-1997. Deutsches Historisches Museum : vertical file. Centre canadien d'architecture, | Canadian Centre for Architecture | CCA
referencedIn Centre canadien d'architecture. Sortis du cadre : Price, Rossi, Stirling + Matta-Clark = Out of the box : Price, Rossi, Stirling + Matta-Clark : exhibition publications, 2003-2004. Centre canadien d'architecture, | Canadian Centre for Architecture | CCA
creatorOf Avery Library. Dept. of Drawings & Archives. Avery Library centennial drawings archive, 1930-1991. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Rossi, Aldo, 1931-1997. Papers, 1954-1988. Getty Research Institute
creatorOf Rossi, Aldo, 1931-1997. Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)
referencedIn Adjmi, Morris, 1959-. Morris Adjmi parle de Aldo Rossi = Morris Adjmi on Aldo Rossi : recordings, 2003. Centre canadien d'architecture, | Canadian Centre for Architecture | CCA
creatorOf Rossi, Aldo, 1931-1997. Aldo Rossi Fonds, 1953-1997. Centre canadien d'architecture, | Canadian Centre for Architecture | CCA
referencedIn Aldo Rossi : vertical file. Centre canadien d'architecture, | Canadian Centre for Architecture | CCA
referencedIn Rossi, Aldo : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
creatorOf Rossi, Aldo, 1931-1997. Aldo Rossi papers, 1954-1988. Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Centre canadien d'architecture. Luigi Ghirri-Aldo Rossi, des choses qui ne sont qu'elles-mêmes = Luigi Ghirri-Aldo Rossi, things which are only themselves : exhibition publications, 1996. Centre canadien d'architecture, | Canadian Centre for Architecture | CCA
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associatedWith Adjmi, Morris, 1959- person
associatedWith Avery Library. Dept. of Drawings & Archives. corporateBody
associatedWith Aymonino, Carlo. person
associatedWith Eisenman, Peter, 1932- person
associatedWith Hollein, Hans, 1934- person
associatedWith Krier, Léon. person
associatedWith Krier, Rob. person
associatedWith Loos, Adolf, 1870-1933. person
associatedWith Mack, Mark. person
associatedWith Portoghesi, Paolo. person
associatedWith Tafuri, Manfredo. person
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Italy
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Neoclassicism (Architecture)
Architecture--History--20th century
Architecture--Study and teaching
Architecture, Modern--20th century
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Birth 1931-05-03

Death 1997-09-04

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