, 1927 – ), Cavaliere di Gran Croce OMRI
is an Italian architect
, lighting and interior designer
, and industrial designer. She is well known for several large-scale museum projects, including Musée d'Orsay
(1980-86), the Contemporary Art Gallery at the Centre Pompidou
in Paris, the Palazzo Grassi
(1985-86), and the Asian Art Museum of San Francisco
She worked for the design magazine Casabella from 1955 until 1965 as an art director, and become part of a group of young professionals influenced by the philosophy of Ernesto Nathan Rogers.
Aulenti has also occasionally worked as a stage designer for Luca Ronconi.
- Muriel Emmanuel. Contemporary Architects. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1980. ISBN 0-312-16635-4. NA680.C625. p 53.
- Ruth A Peltason. 100 Contemporary Architects. New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., Publishers. ISBN 0-8109-3661-5. NA2700.L26. p 24.
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