Mario Botta

1943 - Today

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Mario Botta (born 1 April 1943) is a Swiss architect. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mario Botta has received more than 181,411 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 33 in 2019). Mario Botta is the 94th most popular architect (up from 95th in 2019), the 85th most popular biography from Switzerland (down from 82nd in 2019) and the 6th most popular Swiss Architect.

Mario Botta is most famous for his many modernist buildings in Switzerland, Italy, and France. He is also well known for his work on the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.

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  • 180k

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  • 70.80

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 34

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 9.27

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.97

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among architects, Mario Botta ranks 94 out of 424Before him are Arata Isozaki, Luis Barragán, Sebastiano Serlio, Bartolomeo Ammannati, Étienne-Louis Boullée, and Daniel Libeskind. After him are Hemiunu, Arno Breker, Peter Eisenman, Toyo Ito, Auguste Perret, and Balthasar Neumann.

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Among people born in 1943, Mario Botta ranks 52Before him are Mario Monti, Michael Mann, Klaus Maria Brandauer, Raffaella Carrà, Lorenzo Sanz, and Eduard Limonov. After him are Ulay, Antonio Tabucchi, John Denver, Hanna Schygulla, Helmut Marko, and Jean-Louis Tauran.

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In Switzerland

Among people born in Switzerland, Mario Botta ranks 85 out of 749Before him are Daniel Bovet (1907), Félix Vallotton (1865), Johann Jakob Bachofen (1815), Jost Bürgi (1552), Albrecht von Haller (1708), and Alfred Cortot (1877). After him are Jean Tinguely (1925), Rudolf II, Duke of Austria (1270), Werner Arber (1929), Henri-Frédéric Amiel (1821), Horace Bénédict de Saussure (1740), and Abraham-Louis Breguet (1747).

Among ARCHITECTS In Switzerland

Among architects born in Switzerland, Mario Botta ranks 6Before him are Le Corbusier (1887), Francesco Borromini (1599), Carlo Maderno (1556), Domenico Fontana (1543), and Peter Zumthor (1943). After him are Hannes Meyer (1889), Max Bill (1908), Carlo Fontana (1638), Pietro Lombardo (1435), Adolphe Appia (1862), and Pierre Jeanneret (1896).