ADRIAN LUCHINI

 

 

EDUCATION

 

1983–85 Harvard University, Graduate School of Design, Cambridge, MA, Master of Architecture

1981–83 University of Cincinnati, School of Architecture, Cincinnati, OH

MS in Architecture

1975–79 Universidad Catolica de Cordoba, Facultad de Arquitectura, Cordoba, Argentina

1972–74 Universidad Nacional de Cordoba, Facultad de Arquitectura Y Urbanismo, Cordoba, Argentina

 

TEACHING

 

2002–present Raymond E. Maritz Professor of Architecture,

Washington University, St. Louis, MO

1985–2002 Assistant Professor- Design studio, seminar on theory of Aesthetics,

Director of summer studios abroad, Washington University,

St. Louis, MO

Visiting lecturer/critic- various universities in the U.S. and abroad

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2006 “Sangre Viva,” Atrium Gallery, St. Louis, MO

2004 Museo Renault, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Via Margutta Arte Contemporaneo, Cordoba, Argentina

2003 “Elegies from the Midwest,” Atrium Gallery, St. Louis, MO

(Two-person) “Travel Sketches from Father and Daughter:

Adrian and Pia Luchini,” Thomas Jefferson School, St. Louis, MO

1996 “Chronicles of Survival,” Atrium Gallery, St. Louis, MO

1992 “(X) Stories,” Atrium Gallery, St. Louis, MO

1990 “Apparitions,” Atrium Gallery, St. Louis, MO

1988 “Territory Appropriations,” Atrium Gallery, St. Louis, MO

“Works on Archi(text)ture,” Seattle, WA

1986 St. Louis Artists Coalition, St. Louis, MO

 

 

 

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017 "Peace," Atrium Gallery, St. Louis, MO

2015 “Works on Paper,” Atrium Gallery, St. Louis, MO

2013 “Dealer’s Choice,” Atrium Gallery, St. Louis, MO

“Latin Beat,” Atrium Gallery, St. Louis, MO

2011 “SILVER,” 25th Anniversary Show, Atrium Gallery, St. Louis, MO

2010 “Thinning – A 24th Anniversary Exhibition,” Atrium Gallery, St. Louis, MO

2008 “Choose One,” Atrium Gallery, St. Louis, MO

“People and Places,” Atrium Gallery, St. Louis, MO

2007 “Body / Spirit,” Atrium Gallery, St. Louis, MO

“International Blitz,” Atrium Gallery, St. Louis, MO

2005 “With Spirit,” Atrium Gallery, St. Louis, MO

2004 “CITIRAMA,” Atrium Gallery, St. Louis, MO

2003 “Art Palm Beach,” Atrium Gallery, St. Louis, MO

2002 “Scale It,” Atrium Gallery, St. Louis, MO

“Home Grown,” Atrium Gallery, St. Louis, MO

2000 “Recycled Paper III,” Atrium Gallery, St. Louis, MO

1999 “Recycled Paper II,” Atrium Gallery, St. Louis, MO

1998 “Recycled Paper,” Atrium Gallery, St. Louis, MO

1997 “Noonday Club,” Atrium Gallery, St. Louis, MO1994

“Small Works,” Atrium Gallery, St. Louis, MO

“Art, Faith and the New Spirituality,” The Cecille R. Hunt Gallery,

Webster University, St. Louis, MO

1993 “Dealer’s Choice,” Atrium Gallery, St. Louis, MO

1991 5th Anniversary Exhibition, Atrium Gallery, St. Louis, MO

“Scale,” Atrium Gallery, St. Louis, MO

1990 Faculty Exhibition, Washington University, St. Louis, MO

1989 “Polar,” Atrium Gallery, St. Louis, MO

Selections. from the Atrium Gallery; Messing Gallery, St. Louis, MO

1988 “Ten on Ten,” American Institute of Architects Chapter, New York, NY

Faculty Exhibition , Washington University, St. Louis, MO

1987 “Paperworks,” Atrium Gallery, St. Louis, MO

1986 Faculty Exhibition, Washington University, St. Louis, MO

A.C.S.A. Exhibition, New Orleans, LA

A.C.S.A. Exhibition, University of Illinois, Urbana–Champaign, IL

1985 Faculty Exhibition, Washington University, St. Louis, MO

Graduate School of Design, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

1984 Faculty Exhibition, School of Design/Art & Architecture, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

 

AWARDS

 

2003 AIA Honor Award, St. Louis, MO

2001 AIA Honor Awards, Jefferson City, MO; Wentzville, MO; St. Louis, MO

2000 AIA Honor Award, St. Louis, MO

1999 AIA Honor Award, Cape Girardeau, MO

1998 AIA Honor Award, Beersheba Springs, Tenn.

1995 AIA Design Excellence Award, Chicago

1994 AIA Design Excellence Award, ST. Louis

1991 Emerging Voices Award, Architecture League, New York City

1988 Selected Entry, New York Waterfront Competition- Arredo-Urbano

1986 Honorary Mention, A.C.S.A. Design Competition for a house in New Orleans

1985 Selected Entry, Harvard Competition on “Making Shelter”

1981 Rotary Foundation Award for Graduate Studies in the USA

1977 Special Honors, Final project, Fifth Year at the Universidad Catolica

de Cordoba

 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

 

2003 SUMMA Arquitectura, Argentina

2001 (40!) Arquitectura, Argentina, December

2001 Diario El mercurio, Chile, November

2001 El Arqua, Uraguay, September

1999 Mongraph: Contemporary World of Architects: Adrian Luchini

1998 Architecture, November

1998 GA Houses, Project 1998, April

1997 The New American Apartment, USA, November

1996 Costruire, Italy, March

1995 The New American House, October

The Encyclopedia of American Architecture, October

1994 Tasarim, Turkey, April

GA Houses, Japan, Issue #40, March

1993 San Francisco Embarcadero Catalogue, June

Domus, Italy, April

1992 Progressive Architecture, The University if Tennessee Journal of Architecture, September

1990 Progressive Architecture, “Young Architects,” July

Art Japan, Issue XI, November

1989 River Styx, “Territorial Appropriations,” Issue 29

ATU, Japan, “Visionary Architecture,” Volume II

1986 Architecture and Urbanism, Japan, “Visionary Architecture,” Vol. 8

1985 Venturi-Rauch-Scott-Brown, Spain, Contributing Editor, Gustavo Gili

 

 

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

 

2002 Jost, Paul E., “Home Grown,” Art St. Louis, Spring/ Summer;

2002 vol.15, no. 1

Daniel, Jeff. “‘Home Grown’ Exhibit Displays Varied Roots,”

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, July 7, 2002.

1999 Ojeda, Oscar Riera, compiled by. Adrian Luchini, Contemporary World Architects. Rockport Publishers, MA.

1995 Daniel, Jeff. “One-Man Shows Linked by Artists’ Raw Emotion,”

St. Louis Post-Dispatch, May 30.

1992 Shepley, Carol Ferring, “Luchini Ponders Life in Series of 13 Works,”

St. Louis Post Dispatch, October 9.

Waxman, Laura, “Art of the City,” Where-St. Louis, September, p4.

1990 Nemer, Brad, “Intriguing Images,” St. Louis, December, p. 37.

1988 Wolf, John Paul, “The Patently Unreal and Odd Juxtaposition,”

St. Louis Post Dispatch, October 11.

“Artists Evoke Visual Experiences with Color, Forms and Biomorphs,”

West End Word, October 6.

 

OTHER PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

 

2002–present Principal, Luchini AD, St. Louis, MO

2001–present Director, International Architecture Programs, Washington University, St. Louis, MO

2002 “Limitless Departures,” Lecture for the Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, St. Louis, MO

1996–2002 Principal of Design, Jacobs Facilities, Inc., St. Louis, MO

2000 Juror for Structurally Speaking, Art St. Louis

1994–1996 Senior Designer, HOK Architects, St. Louis

1989 Principal: Schwete, Luchini, Maritz Architects, Inc.

Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC- Lecturer

1988 I.I.T., Chicago, IL- Lecturer

Various Universities in Argentina- Lecturer

1987 University of Arkansas- Lecturer

1986 A.C.S.A./A.I.A. Regional Meeting, Champaign-Urbana, IL- Lecturer

A.C.S.A. National Meeting, New Orleans, LA

 

SELECTED COLLECTIONS

 

Daum Museum of Contemporary Art, Sedalia, MO

Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, MO

Tockman & Wolk

Parkcrest Surgical Association

Miniard Willis Design Group

Sidney Rich Associates

Novus International, Inc.

General American Life Insurance Company