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Franco Bircher

Franco Bircher, Swiss architect. Recipient Silver Hexagon award, 1979, 80, 81, Collection Swiss Architecture. Liberal.

Background

  • Bircher, Franco was born on April 30, 1925 in Bern, Switzerland. Son of Franklin Emil and Hedwig (Rey) Bircher.

  • Education

    • Architectural studies in Paris.

    Career

    • Practice architecture, since 1954, Lugano, Switzerland, since 1966. General contractor, since 1961. Register of commerce, since 1966.

      Municipal consultant. Principal works include Serfontana Shopping Center, 1971, Villa Carnago, 1971, New Golf Village Caslano, Rco. Station Croce, 1976, others, also private homes in Switzerland and Italy.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Liberals

    Membership

    Clubs: Villa d'Este, Engadine, Magliaso Golf, Gastronomic, Ennologic, Argentier Rotisseurs, Tastevin.

    Connections

    • Married Sonja Sylvia Huber, September 6, 1962. Children– Marco, Sandra, Nicola.
    • father: Franklin Emil Bircher
    • mother: Hedwig (Rey) Bircher
    • spouse: Sonja Sylvia Huber
    • children: Marco Bircher
    • Sandra Bircher
    • Nicola Bircher
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    Born April 30, 1925
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