Collection by Olivia Martin

Design Icon: Renzo Piano


We highlight Italian architect Renzo Piano, winner of the Pritzker Prize and one of Time’s 100 most influential people in the world.

Pritzker Prize–winner Renzo Piano is the most ubiquitous Italian architect on the global stage.
Photo: David L. Ryan/Boston...
A view of the new Living Room visitor orientation space on the ground floor of the Gardner's new wing.
Le Meridien Lingotto—Once a Fiat car factory, this hotel is an example of a popular blend of architecture in Europe...
The sunlight, which burns bright and then disappears quickly behind the clouds, sends an ever-changing array of shadows...
When the skylight at center is open, the mirrors send a ray of light that hits the middle at a perpendicular angle.

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