Michael Wilford

Michael Wilford, CBE, FRSA ( born September 9, 1938 in Hartfield, East Sussex ) is a British architect.

Wilford was for many years a partner of James Stirling ( 1960 ). In 1971 she founded the Joint Office James Stirling, Michael Wilford and Associates, which existed up to Stirling's death in 1992. Since 2002, Wilford, together with Manuel Schupp and Stephan Gerstner CEO of Wilford Schupp Architekten, Stuttgart.

A typical for Wilford building is the British Embassy in Berlin.

Wilford is Commander of the British Empire ( CBE), a member of the Royal Institute of British Architects, the Singapore Institute of Architects, the Royal Institute of Arbitrators and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts. The Association of German Architects, he is honorary member. He teaches architecture at universities in Australia, Britain, Canada and the United States.

Remarkable buildings

  • State Gallery of Stuttgart ( 1977-84 )
  • Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Harvard University, USA ( 1979-85 )
  • Performing Arts Centre, Cornell University, USA
  • Temasek Polytechnic, Singapore
  • The Lowry Centre, Salford Manchester, UK
  • National Performing Arts Centre, Singapore
  • Sto AG, Building " K ", Headquarters and production facilities master plan, wheat, Germany
  • New British Embassy Berlin
  • State University of Music and Performing Arts Stuttgart
  • Haus der Geschichte Baden -Württemberg, Stuttgart
  • Plant and administration building in the Pfieffewiesen of B. Braun Melsungen AG, Melsungen