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Robert Venturi

AKA Robert Charles Venturi

Born: 25-Jun-1925
Birthplace: Philadelphia, PA

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Architect
Party Affiliation: Democratic

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Postmodernist architect

Wife: Denise Scott Brown (architect)

    University: Princeton University (1947, summa cum laude)
    University: MFA, School of Architecture, Princeton University (1947-50)
    University: American Academy, Rome (1954-56)

    Bill Bradley for President
    EMILY's List
    Nader 2000
    Obama for Illinois
    Pritzker Prize 1991
    National Medal of Arts 1992

Author of books:
Complexity and Contradiction in Architecture (1966, architecture)
Learning from Las Vegas (1972, architecture, with Denise Scott Brown and Steven Izenour)
Iconography and Electronics upon a Generic Architecture: A View from the Drafting Room (1998, architecture)
Architecture as Signs and Symbols (2004, architecture, with Denise Scott Brown)

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