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Richard Rogers used to be born in Florence in 1933. He was once trained within the united kingdom after which on the Yale university of structure, the place he met Norman Foster. along his companions, he has been liable for the most radical designs of the 20 th century, together with the Pompidou Centre, the Millennium Dome, the Bordeaux legislations Courts, Leadenhall Tower and Lloyd's of London. He chaired the city activity strength, which pioneered the go back to city residing within the united kingdom, was once leader architectural consultant to the Mayor of London, and has additionally urged the mayors of Barcelona and Paris. he's married to Ruth Rogers, chef and proprietor of the River Café in London. He used to be knighted in 1991 by way of Queen Elizabeth II, and made a existence peer in 1996. He has been provided the Légion d'Honneur, the Royal Institute of British Architects' Royal Gold Medal, and the Pritzker Prize, architecture's optimum honour.

Richard Brown is learn Director at Centre for London, the self sustaining imagine tank for London. He was once formerly method Director at London Legacy improvement company, supervisor of the Mayor of London's structure and Urbanism Unit, and an city regeneration researcher on the Audit Commission.

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