Leon Krier


LEON KRIER Consultant Architecture Urbanism Design; author, teacher. Born 1946 Luxembourg City.Stuttgart University 1967-68.

Worked with James Stirling 1968-74. Theorist promoting the technological, ecological and social rationality and modernity of traditional urbanism and architecture summarized in “The Architecture of Community-2009.” Considered “Godfather” of the “New Urbanism” movement. Since 1988, masterplans the New Town of Poundbury for The Prince of Wales, since 2003 the Cayala development in Guatemala. Designs furniture for Giorgetti. Visiting Professor at Yale School of Architecture.