Welcome to the UI Alumni Network

   

Cesar Pelli MS ’54 FAA

Senior Principal, Pelli Clarke Pelli Architects

Cesar Pelli is an Argentine architect known for designing some of the world’s tallest buildings and other urban landmarks, such as the Petronas Twin Towers in Kuala Lumpur, the World Financial Center in Manhattan and Canary Wharf Tower in London.  He has received more than 100 awards for design excellence, and eight books have been dedicated to his designs and theories.  The American Institute of Architects (AIA) selected him as one of the 10 most influential living American architects in 1991, and awarded him its Gold Medal for lifetime achievement in 1995.  A 1996 recipient of the University of Illinois Alumni Achievement Award, he served as dean of the School of Architecture at Yale University from 1977 to 1984, and wrote the book, Observations for Young Architects.  His firm, Pelli Clarke Pelli, was founded in 1977 and is recognized throughout the world for its standard-setting work in architectural design.

Recently Featured:

Thomas D. Vogelsinger '73 BUS, MBA '74

2014 University of Illinois Distinguished Service Award
[ read more ]

Lynn Schreiber Price '77 MEDIA

2014 University of Illinois Alumni Humanitarian Award
[ read more ]

Fred R. Volkmar '72 LAS

2014 University of Illinois Alumni Achievement Award
[ read more ]

Donald R. Scifres MS '70 ENG, PHD '72 ENG

2014 University of Illinois Alumni Achievement Award
[ read more ]

George R. Carruthers '61 ENG, MS '62 ENG, PHD '64 ENG

2014 UIAA Alumni Achievement Award
[ read more ]

Dr. Scott W. Atlas

Chief of Neuroradiology and Professor of Radiology at Stanford University Medical Center
[ read more ]

Dr. Fu-Kuen Lin

Molecular Genetics Consultant
[ read more ]

Rhoda P. Erhardt

Consultant, Pediatric Occupational Therapist, Erhardt Developmental Products
[ read more ]

Richard I. Morimoto

Director, Rice Institute for Biomedical Research; Dean of Graduate School; John Evans Professor of Biology, Northwestern University
[ read more ]

Erma Tranter

President, Friends of the Parks
[ read more ]

Lin N. Ezell

Director, Marine Corps National Museum
[ read more ]

Ann Cody, 2011 UIAA Humanitarian Award Recipient

Director of Public Policy and Global Outreach for BlazeSports America
[ read more ]

Lester McKeever

Managing Principal of Washington, Pittman & McKeever LLC
[ read more ]



© Copyright UI Alumni Network, ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

Alumni Development Software