2021-10-07 Ottavio Di Blasi
From Daniel Dugan
Ottavio Di Blasi is an architect & close collaborator of Renzo Piano in the 1980s. He founded OTTAVIO DI BLASI & Partners in Milan in 1990. He is a Professor of Architecture at Politecnico di Milano, a Tutor for G124 (a special commission appointed by the Italian Senate dedicated to the renaissance of Italian peripheries) & a member of the Scientific Committee of the Renzo Piano Foundation. He practices internationally & stands by the belief that architecture must transform the world to leave it a slightly better place. His design attitude is based on the idea that architecture provides a concise solution to a wide range of issues by combining invention, emotion & competence through a humanistic approach with mankind at its core.