Architecture Postmodern Architecture Architects

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List of famous architects & designers who work in the postmodern architecture style or movement, listed alphabetically with photos when available. If you're an aspiring architect or designer, these popular postmodern architecture architects should be looked upon for inspiration. You can find bits of information about these renowned postmodern architecture designers, such as when they were born and what their nationalities are. List features items like Frank Gehry, Philip Johnson, and many more This list answers the question, "Who are the most famous postmodern architecture architects?"
Aldo Rossi is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Postmodern Architecture Architects
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Aldo Rossi was an Italian architect and designer who accomplished the unusual feat of achieving international recognition in four distinct areas: theory, drawing, architecture and product design. ...more on Wikipedia

Place of Birth: Milan, Italy

Nationality: Italy

Style: Postmodern architecture

Structures: Teatro La Fenice, Teatro Carlo Felice, Gallaratese Housing, Milan

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Antoine Predock is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Postmodern Architecture Architects
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Antoine Predock is an American architect based in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Antoine Predock is the Principal of Antoine Predock Architect PC. The studio was established in 1967. Predock attended the University of New Mexico and later received his Bachelor of Architecture from Columbia University. Predock first gained national attention with the La Luz community in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The Nelson Fine Arts Center at Arizona State University was his first nationally won design competition. Predock's work includes the Turtle Creek House, built in 1993 for bird enthusiasts along a prehistoric trail in Texas, the Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College, and a new ballpark for ...more on Wikipedia

Place of Birth: Lebanon, Missouri, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Style: Postmodern architecture

Structures: Petco Park, Canadian Museum for Human Rights, Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, Flint RiverQuarium, Canadian Museum for Human Rights, + more

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Arata Isozaki is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Postmodern Architecture Architects
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Arata Isozaki is a Japanese architect from Ōita. He graduated from the University of Tokyo in 1954. Isozaki worked under Kenzo Tange before establishing his own firm in 1963. His beginning projects were influenced and mesmorised by european experiences with a style mixed between "New Brutalism" & "Metabolist Architecture" according to Reyner Banham. He then developed into a more eleptic style with buildings such as: Fujimi Country Club and Kitakyushu Central Library. Later developing a modernistic style with buildings such as the Art Tower of Mito, Domus-Casa del Hombre and plenty more. He has created a number of various works both inside and outside Japan. He is considered one of world's ...more on Wikipedia

Place of Birth: Oita, Japan

Nationality: Japan

Style: Postmodern architecture, Neo Rationalism, Surrealism

Structures: Isozaki Atea, Palau Sant Jordi, Kitakyushu City Museum of Art, Kamioka Town hall, Bass Museum of Art, + more

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César Pelli is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Postmodern Architecture Architects
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César Pelli is an Argentine American architect known for designing some of the world's tallest buildings and other major urban landmarks. In 1991, the American Institute of Architects listed Pelli among the ten most influential living American architects. His many awards include the 1995 AIA Gold Medal which recognizes a body of work of lasting influence on the theory and practice of architecture. Perhaps his most famous work are the Petronas Twin Towers, which were for a time the world's tallest buildings. He also designed the World Financial Center complex in downtown Manhattan. ...more on Wikipedia

Place of Birth: San Miguel de Tucumán, Argentina

Nationality: Argentina, United States of America

Style: Postmodern architecture

Structures: National Museum of Art, Osaka, Clorox Building, The Landmark, Unicredit Tower, + more

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