Peter Eisenman

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Peter David Eisenman (born August 11, 1932) is an American architect, writer, and professor. Considered one of the New York Five, Eisenman is known for his high modernist and deconstructive designs, as well as for his authorship of several architectural books. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Peter Eisenman has received more than 495,610 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Peter Eisenman is the 120th most popular architect (down from 93rd in 2019), the 1,440th most popular biography from United States (down from 1,073rd in 2019) and the 8th most popular American Architect.

Peter Eisenman is most famous for his deconstructivist architecture.

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Among architects, Peter Eisenman ranks 120 out of 518Before him are Baldassare Longhena, Eileen Gray, Theophil Hansen, Hemiunu, Carl Gotthard Langhans, and Toyo Ito. After him are Leo von Klenze, Robert Koldewey, Jacques-Germain Soufflot, Eliel Saarinen, Antonio da Sangallo the Younger, and Dinocrates.

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Among people born in 1932, Peter Eisenman ranks 85Before him are Gyula Horn, John Updike, Lalo Schifrin, Emmanuelle Arsan, Alan Bean, and Petula Clark. After him are Alfredo Ferrari, Corry Brokken, Oscar de la Renta, Naina Yeltsina, Quino, and Khaled al-Asaad.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Peter Eisenman ranks 1,440 out of 20,380Before him are Ron Howard (1954), Harold Perrineau (1963), Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960), Sam Walton (1918), Bernard Herrmann (1911), and Robert Whittaker (1920). After him are Rene Russo (1954), Andre Agassi (1970), Annie Jump Cannon (1863), Phil Ochs (1940), Harry Harrison (1925), and Kim Carnes (1945).

Among ARCHITECTS In United States

Among architects born in United States, Peter Eisenman ranks 8Before him are Louis Sullivan (1856), Richard Meier (1934), Buckminster Fuller (1895), Robert Venturi (1925), Minoru Yamasaki (1912), and Philip Johnson (1906). After him are William Le Baron Jenney (1832), Charles Eames (1907), Adrian Smith (1944), Nicholas Negroponte (1943), Cedric Gibbons (1893), and Kevin A. Lynch (1918).