Guido Zuliani is an architect and an educator. He graduated summa cum laude from the Università IUAV di Venezia in the summer of 1980. In 1982 he became a registered architect. After graduation Mr. Zuliani began his academic work as a researcher at the Dipartimento di Progettazione Edilizia of the Università IUAV di Venezia where he remained until 1985. In the fall of that year Mr. Zuliani moved to New York and began to teach at The Irwin S. Chanin School of Architecture at The Cooper Union where is he currently a Distinguished Professor in Architecture. At Cooper Mr. Zuliani has taught Design Studios, Architectural History, and Seminars in the Theory and History of Architecture.
In 2003 Mr. Zuliani founded AZstudio, where as a principal he has collaborated with various firms in the US and Italy. His projects include a competition entry for the High-Speed Line Railway Station of Napoli Afragola (2003); an entry, selected as a design finalist, for the New Judicial Complex for the City of Trento (2005); a commission for the design of the New Railway Station of Pompei-Santuario in Pompei (2007); a master plan for the coastal line of the city of Pozzuoli and for regenerating the former industrial area of Pirelli-Sofer (2007 – 2009); a prize-winning project for New Typologies of Social Housing for the city of Mestre (2009); and a 150,000 sq. ft. residential building in Milan, featured in the architectural guides Milan Architecture 1945-2015 (2015) and Milan Architecture: The City and Expo (2016).