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BUILDING
 
 
Celebrazioni Colombiane
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DESIGNER
 
 
Renzo Piano

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LOCATION
 
Continent
Europe
Nation
Italy [Italia]
Region
Liguria
Province
Genoa [Genova]
Town
Genoa [Genova]
Address
Area del vecchio porto
 
 
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TYPOLOGY
 
TOWN PLANNING AND URBAN DESIGN
Urban design and urban renovation
Port areas
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CHRONOLOGY
 
Project
1988    
Realisation
1992
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BIBILIOGRAPHIC REFERENCES
 
 
AD Architectural Digest. Le più belle case del mondo 222, novembre 1999 [Millennium!], pp. 76 (74-76)
Renzo Piano, Giornale di bordo, Passigli Editori, Firenze 1997, p. 102-111
Shunji Ishida, "Renzo Piano Building Workshop. Columbus International Exposition '92. Genoa, Italy", GA Document 35, november 1992, pp. 40-49
Domus 740, luglio-agosto/july-august 1992, pp. 25-37
Michele Bazan Girdano, "Una città e il mare/The Sea and the City", L'Arca 59, aprile/april 1992 [Riti, miti e altre cose/Myths, rites and affairs], p. 6-15
"Il Grande Bigo", Rassegna 49, marzo 1992 [Cemento armato: ideologie e forme da Hennebique a Hilberseimer], pp. 114-117
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CLIENT
 
 
Comune di Genova
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DIMENSIONAL
DATA
 
Surface
total sq.m. 70.000
under cover sq.m. 20.000
open-air sq.m. 50.000
Height
Bigo m. 55
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STRUCTURES
 
 
Ove Arup & Partners, London (P. Rice, D. Kauffermann, A. Lenczner, S. Meldrum)
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STAFF
 
Project
Renzo Piano Building Workshop, Genova
Project architect
Renzo Piano
Associate architect
Shunji Ishida
Civil engineer
F. Marano
Design team
R.V. Truffelli, G.G. Bianchi, E. Baglietto, P. Bodega, M. Caroll, O. de Nooyer, G. Grandi, D.L. Hart, C. Manfreddo, V. Tolu, O. Di Blasi, M. Varratta
Collaborators
M. Allevi, E. Baglietto, D. Campo, R. Costa, D. Defilla, G. Fascioli, P. Maggiora, A. Arancio, G. Fascioli, G. Mc Mahon, M. Michelotti, S. Smith, I. Vercelli, M. Cucinella, E.L. Hegerl, M. Mallamaci, A. Pierandrei, R. Venelli
Consultant
F. Doria, M. Giacomelli, S. Lanzon, B. Merello, M. Nouvion, G. Robotti, A. Savioli, S. Baldelli, A. Grasso
Exhibition design
P. Chermayeff, Cambridge Seven Ass., Boston (aquarium)
Art intervention
Shingu
Acoustical consultant
D. Commins
Lighting engineer
P. Castiglioni
Plastic models, rendering
F. Doria, E. Miola
Quantity surveyor
Sted, A. Baldelli, A. Grasso
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