Pier Luigi Nervi: Architect, Engineer

Pier Luigi Nervi, Architecture, Building, Rome, Italy, Images, Stadium, Design

Pier Luigi Nervi, Italy : Architettura Italia

20th Century Italian Engineer-Architect

14 Apr 2016

Pier Luigi Nervi News

George Washington Bridge Bus Station Building Renovation, Northern Manhattan, New York, NY, USA
George Washington Bridge Bus Station
image from architects
New York Building by Dr. Pier Luigi Nervi – renewal
The George Washington Bridge Bus Station (GWBBS), which opened on January 17, 1963, was designed by the noted Italian engineer-architect of the 1960 Olympic Stadium in Rome and other world-renowned structures, reports www.panynj.gov. The bus station received the Concrete Industry Board’s 1963 award as the structure in the metropolitan area that represents the best in conception, originality and applicability of concrete, both in design and construction.

Pier Luigi Nervi – Key Projects

Featured Buildings by Pier Luigi Nervi (PLN), alphabetical:

Maison de L’UNESCO / UNESCO Building, Paris VIIe, France
Date built: 1958
Design: Marcel Breuer & PLN, Architects
UN Building Paris
picture © Rebecca Breun

Australian Embassy Building, Paris, France
Date built: 1978
Architects: Harry Seidler, with Marcel Breuer and PLN
Australian Embassy Paris
photograph © Rebecca Breun
Pier Luigi Nervi : Australian Embassy Building Paris
The UNESCO Building Paris is by two of the most famous architects in the history of Modern Architecture. Another Marcel Breuer building is the Whitney Museum in New York.

Palazzetto dello Sport, Rome, Italy
Date built: 1958
Palazzetto dello Sport Rome
photo © Adrian Welch
Palazzetto dello Sport Roma

UNESCO Building, Paris, France
Date built: 1958

WW2 Aircraft Hangar, Orvieto, Italy
Date built: 1939

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Location:Rome, Italy ‘