Renzo Piano: The Architect of Light

  • Film
  • Washington, D.C.
  • Sat, October 12, 2019
  • 2:30 pm
Renzo Piano: The Architect of Light

The National Gallery of Art screens Carlos Saura’s film that presents Renzo Piano’s architectural masterpiece in Santander, Spain.

Renzo Piano: The Architect of Light

  • Directed by Carlos Saura, Spain, 2018, 80 minutes.
  • In Spanish with English subtitles. Watch trailer.

Celebrated Spanish director Carlos Saura captures the genius of one of the most famous Italian architects in the world, Renzo Piano, during the design and construction of the Botín Center in Santander, Spain. The story becomes a reflection on Piano’s creative process, and on the synergetic relationship between architecture and cinema.


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West Building Lecture Hall, National Gallery of Art, Constitution Ave NW, Washington, DC 20565


Free. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis

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National Gallery of Art


Presented by the National Gallery of Art. Photo courtesy of Wide House



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