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1944, London, United Kingdom

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Peter Cook
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Colin Fournier Change this

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born 1944, London

Colin Fournier (right) with Peter Cook

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Colin Fournier is co-architect with Peter Cook of the Kunsthaus Graz in Austria. He is also Professor of Architecture and Urbanism at the Bartlett School of Architecture, UCL, University College London, Director of the Master of Science course in Urban Design and Director of one of the Diploma School units. He was Bernard Tschumi's partner for the overall planning and design of the Parc de la Villette in Paris. Based on a winning competition entry, he designed the public spaces of the Bundesamt für Statistik in Neuchatel, Switzerland, within the administrative complex designed by Bauart Architekten, Bern. For several years, Colin Fournier was planning director of the Ralph M. Parsons company in Pasadena, California; in this capacity, he planned several new town projects, in particular the urbanistic mega project Yanbu, on the west coast of Saudi Arabia, with a population of 200 000 inhabitants and a total yearly construction budget of over 2 trillion US Dollars.

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