Jean Nouvel

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Jean Nouvel

Jean Nouvel (French: [ʒɑ̃ nu.vɛl]; born 12 August 1945) is a French architect. Nouvel studied at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris and was a founding member of Mars 1976 and Syndicat de l'Architecture. He has obtained a number of prestigious distinctions over the course of his career, including the Aga Khan Award for Architecture (technically, the prize was awarded for the Institut du Monde Arabe which Nouvel designed), the Wolf Prize in Arts in 2005 and the Pritzker Prize in 2008. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jean Nouvel has received more than 375,550 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 78th most popular architect.

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Among architects, Jean Nouvel ranks 78 out of 361Before him are Erich Mendelsohn, Charles Garnier, Hemiunu, Vincenzo Scamozzi, Hector Guimard, and César Pelli. After him are Mnesikles, Peter Parler, Louis Kahn, Peter Zumthor, Joseph Maria Olbrich, and Eero Saarinen.

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Among people born in 1945, Jean Nouvel ranks 34Before him are Moshe Katsav, Mircea Lucescu, Dési Bouterse, Slobodan Praljak, Ram Nath Kovind, and Mia Farrow. After him are Priscilla Presley, Abdrabbuh Mansur Hadi, Tom Selleck, Jacky Ickx, Itzhak Perlman, and Steve Martin.

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In France

Among people born in France, Jean Nouvel ranks 830 out of 4,109Before him are Michel Piccoli (1925), Gaston Doumergue (1863), Catherine Labouré (1806), Pierre Janssen (1824), Jacques Charles (1763), and Léon Bourgeois (1851). After him are Juliette Gréco (1927), John, Duke of Berry (1340), Paul Vidal de La Blache (1845), Ariovistus (-101), Jean de La Bruyère (1645), and Theobald I of Navarre (1201).

Among ARCHITECTS In France

Among architects born in France, Jean Nouvel ranks 10Before him are Suger (1080), François Mansart (1598), Jules Hardouin-Mansart (1646), Louis Le Vau (1612), Charles Garnier (1825), and Hector Guimard (1867). After him are Claude Nicolas Ledoux (1736), Claude Perrault (1613), Étienne-Louis Boullée (1728), Lúcio Costa (1902), Ange-Jacques Gabriel (1698), and Ferdinand Cheval (1836).

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