Architect of the Louvre pyramid death


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The China-born architect I. M. Pei, the glass pyramid of the Louvre museum in Paris designed, is on a 102-year-old age died.

Pei was thanks to its modern design one of the most renowned architects of the twentieth century. He designed not only the glass pyramid of the Louvre, but also include the east wing of the National Gallery of Art in Washington.

In the 30 years he moved from China to the United States, where he is the architecture studied at the university of Harvard.