Alvaro Siza Vieira

Alvaro Siza VieiraPorto, Portugal

Álvaro Joaquim Melo Siza Vieira was born in Matosinhos (near Porto), in 1933. From 1949-55 he studied at the School of Architecture, University of Porto. He works in Porto city. 
He is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Science, "Honorary Fellow" of the Royal Institute of British Architects, AIA/American Institute of Architects, Académie d'Architecture de France and European Academy of Sciences and Arts.  
Doctor "Honoris Causa" by University of Valencia (1992), by École Polithécnique Federal de Lausanne (1993), by the Palermo University (1995), by Menendez Pelayo University, in Santander (1995), by the Universidad Nacional de Ingeniería de Lima, Peru (1995), by the University of Coimbra (1997) and by the Universidade Lusíada (1999), by Paraíba Federal University (2000), Federico II University, Naples (2004); University of Architecture and Urbanism of Bucarest “Ion Mincu”, Romenia (2005); University of Engeneering in Pavia, Italy (2007).

Alvaro Siza Vieira
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Alvaro Siza VieiraPorto, Portugal

Álvaro Joaquim Melo Siza Vieira was born in Matosinhos (near Porto), in 1933. From 1949-55 he studied at the School of Architecture, University of Porto. He works in Porto city. 
He is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Science, "Honorary Fellow" of the Royal Institute of British Architects, AIA/American Institute of Architects, Académie d'Architecture de France and European Academy of Sciences and Arts.  
Doctor "Honoris Causa" by University of Valencia (1992), by École Polithécnique Federal de Lausanne (1993), by the Palermo University (1995), by Menendez Pelayo University, in Santander (1995), by the Universidad Nacional de Ingeniería de Lima, Peru (1995), by the University of Coimbra (1997) and by the Universidade Lusíada (1999), by Paraíba Federal University (2000), Federico II University, Naples (2004); University of Architecture and Urbanism of Bucarest “Ion Mincu”, Romenia (2005); University of Engeneering in Pavia, Italy (2007).

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