Pierre de Meuron

Pierre de Meuron


Pierre de Meuron established Herzog & de Meuron with Jacques Herzog in Basel in 1978. Pierre studied architecture at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich (ETHZ) from 1970 to 1975 with Aldo Rossi and Dolf Schnebli. With Jacques Herzog, he is visiting professor at Harvard University, USA (1989, 1994-). From 1999 until 2018 he was professor at ETH Zürich and co-founder of ETH Studio Basel – Contemporary City Institute. In 2001, he was awarded the Pritzker Architecture Prize with Jacques Herzog, and together they cofounded the charitable foundation Jacques Herzog und Pierre de Meuron Kabinett, Basel in 2015.