Ieoh Ming Pei


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Noun1.Ieoh Ming Pei - United States architect (born in China in 1917)Ieoh Ming Pei - United States architect (born in China in 1917)
Cathay, China, Communist China, mainland China, People's Republic of China, PRC, Red China - a communist nation that covers a vast territory in eastern Asia; the most populous country in the world
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Despite the original choice of architect being Lebanon-born Rasem Badran in 1997, the commission was finally awarded to the Chinese-American architect Ieoh Ming Pei, most notable for his redesign of the entrance to the Louvre in Paris (1989) and the East Wing of the National Gallery in Washington, DC (1978) among many other prized commissions around the world.
Martin Scorsese and Ben Kingsley were among the stars who graced the digital red carpet at the entrance of the new Islamic Museum of Doha, designed by Chinese-American architect Ieoh Ming Pei.
The five-storey building, designed by Chinese-American architect Ieoh Ming Pei, whose projects include the Pyramide du Louvre in Paris, also houses exhibition halls, a library and an education centre.