Celestino Soddu

Celestino Soddu obtained his Master's Degree at Universit´┐Ż di Roma "La Sapienza" in 1970. In the same year he passed the State Examination for the Register of Professional Architects and Engineers. He has taught Architectural Representation, Composition and Technology in Italian universities since 1971. He is now professor of Architectural Generative Design at the Politecnico di Milano in the Faculty of Engineering-Architecture. In 1997 he founded and is presently director of the Generative Design Lab at the Department of Architecture and Planning of the Politecnico di Milano. Beginning in 1998 he has organized and directed the annual International Generative Art Conference. He has presented his generative projects and artworks in many personal exhibitions, including exhibits at the Hong Kong Museum, Visual Art Centre, MF Gallery in Los Angeles, IDB Cultural Center in Washington DC, the Pacific Design Center, Los Angeles, the Italian Embassy in Beijing, the International Finance Center of Hong Kong and the Commerce Chamber in Milan. He is the author of numerous books in Italian and English. Video interviews and programs for international televisions were created about his architectural research activity in Italy, China, US and Spain. More information can be found in his website