Progetti d'acqua. Renzo Piano Building Workshop

Progetti d'acqua. Renzo Piano Building Workshop


The WATER PROJECT. RENZO PIANO BUILDING WORKSHOP, at the Naval Museum of Pegli from 26 September to 1 November 2015, has investigated the many relationships that link the Genoese architect to this element.
The exhibition, curated by the Renzo Piano Foundation, by the Renzo Piano Building Workshop, by Pegli Live and the CUP (University of Ponente), was realized in collaboration with the City of Genoa and Mu.MA - Institution of Museums of Sea and Migration .

The first projects for boats of the 1960s Renzo Piano and twelve Renzo Piano Building Workshop projects were exhibited: Cruise Vessel designed for Fincantieri (1988-1990), Ushibuka bridge (1989-1995) and international airport Kansai in Japan (1988-1994), Jean-Marie Tjibaou Cultural Center in Noumea in New Caledonia (1991-1998), National Center for Science and Technology NEMO in Amesterdam (1992-1997), reconstruction of the area Potsdamerplatz in Berlin (1992-2000), Luna Rossa Headquarters in Valencia (2005-2006), Astrup Fearnley Museum in Oslo (2006-2012), Botin Cultural Center in Santander and Stavros Niarchos Cultural Center in Athens , The reopening of the Old Port on the occasion of the 1992 Colombians, the bubble, the reorganization of the port area of ​​Genoa presented in 2014 and the project for the new pilot tower, exhibited for the first time.


Conception and realization

Lorenzo Ciccarelli
Shunji Ishida
Milly Rossato Piano

Stefania Canta
Chiara Casazza
Giovanna Giusto
Antonio Porcile


Richard Sadleir
Alice Manca


Lorenzo Ciccarelli
Luciano Caprile


Bellissimo / Luca Ballarini


Abaco promo / Giuseppe Fiume