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Renzo Piano’s the New Opera House of Athens

(GREEK NEWS AGENDA)                                           Renzo Piano, the architect who designed the New York Times Building and co-designed the Pompidou centre in Paris, was chosen to build a cultural park in Greece that will house the country’s new Opera House and National Library. The complex will be built on a former race-course in the southern suburbs of Athens. The project will be funded by the Stavros Niarchos Foundation.
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