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Architect

Jacques Herzog, Swiss architect. Recipient Architecture prize, Academy Arts Berlin, 1987, Andrea Palladio, 1988, Pritzker Architecture prize, The Hyatt Foundation, 2001.

Background

Herzog, Jacques was born on April 19, 1950 in Basel, Switzerland.

Education

Graduate in Architecture, Swiss Federal Technology University, 1975.

Career

Assistant Swiss Federal Technology University, Zurich, 1977—1978. Principal Herzog & de Meuron Architekten AG, Basel, since 1978. Visiting professor Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1983, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1989, Tulane University, New Orleans, 1991.