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Designer name: Tusquets Blanca, Oscar & Clotet, Lluis & Bohigas, Anne
  1970 - 1975
Biography:
Oscar Tusquets Blanca was born in 1941 in Barcelona and, after getting a diploma at the Escuela de Artes y Oficios, he graduated as Architect in 1965. He was founder-member of Studio PER and of B.D. Ediciones de Diseño. Together with Carlo Diaz he founded in 1984 Studio Tusquets, Diaz & Ass. for the development of his activity in the field of architecture. Many of his works are exhibited in some of the most important Museums and Collections of Arts and Applied Arts of the world, amongst which the Centre George Pompidou in Paris, the Metropolitan Museum and the Museum of Modern Art in New York, the Israel Museum in Jerusalem, the Teatre Museu Dalì in Figueras, the Musèe des Arts Decoratifs in Paris, the Architektur Museum in Frankfurt, the Museum of Decoratifs Arts in Montreal, the Museo de Artes Decorativas in Barcelona. He was awarded with the Gold Metal for Fine Arts in Spain, the Sant Jordi Cross of Generalitat de Catalunya and he is Chevalier of the Order of Arts and Humanities in France. Amongst his many architectural works are the Palace of Catalan Music in Barcelona,and the Pavillion Tusquets al Parc de la Villette in Paris. Lluis Clotet was born in Barcelona in 1941. He attended the Barcelona Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura, where he received his degree in 1965. From 1961 to 1964 he worked for Federico Correa and Alfonso Milás's Studio; during the same year he set up Studio PER, with Pep Bonet, Cristian Cirici and Oscar Tusquets. He designed a host of schemes with Oscar Tusquets through 1983. He was one of the founders of B.D. Ediciones de Diseño, for which he has created furniture and objects. He received the F.A.D. award for the best interior designs in 1965 and 1972, and for the best building in 1979 and 1980. He collaborated on the 15th Milan Triennale of 1973. He took part in: the Festival of Fine Architecture in Paris in 1978; 'Transformations in Modern Architecture' at New York's MOMA in 1979; the Forum Design in Linz and the Venice Biennale in 1980; 'The House as Image' at the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art in 1980; 'The Presence of the Past' in San Francisco in 1982 and 'Ten New Buildings' at the London ICA in 1983.
Website: http://www.tusquets.com/

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