Lecture by Peter Wilson
The next TribunaCOAC will be held on January 30th with the participation of architect Peter Wilson (Bolles + Wilson). The conference will be given at the COAC auditorium and Wilson will discuss urban renovation in Europe.
Peter Wilson, born in Melbourne, has been a professor at London's Architectural Association, Berlin's Kunsthochschule Weissensee and Mendrisio's Accademia di Architettura. Since 1989 he has been working with Julia Bolles in several works all around the world, with their firm Bolles + Wilson based in Münster. Some of their projects have been selected for the Mies van der Rohe Award, such as Münster's Library and the Luxor Theatre in Rotterdam. They are currently working on the Monteluce urban renewal in Perugia (Italy), which they were commissioned after an international competition in 2006 and has been awarded the 2013 AIA Gold Medal.
This year, Peter Wilson, together with architects Cino Zucchi, Margarita Jover, Lene Tranberg, Li Xiangning, journalist Tony Chapman and MPreis CEO Hansjörg Mölk, is part of the Jury for the European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies van der Rohe Award 2015.
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