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Born in Paris in 1955, Marc Mimram has a Master’s Degree in Mathematics from the Université Paris VII (1976), an Engineering Diploma from the École Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées (1978), a Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering from the University of California at Berkeley (1979), an Architecture Diploma (DPLG) from the École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux Arts in Paris (1980), and a Post-Graduate Degree in Philosophy from the Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne (1982).

He founded his own consultancy and architecture-engineering firm in 1992.

Since his debut as architect-engineer (1981), he has completed many civil engineering structures and architectural projects in France and abroad.

Marc Mimram has taught at the École des Ponts et Chaussées in Paris, the École Polytechnique Fédérale in Lausanne, and the University of Princeton in the United States. He was appointed a Professor of Architectural Schools and currently teaches at the École d’Architecture de Marne-la-Vallée near Paris.

Awards and Honors

 

2015
Eiffel award for steel architecture, for the Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Architecture de Strasbourg
2015
ArchiDesignClub Award, for the Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Architecture de Strasbourg
2014
Gold Cup Demonstration Award, for the Zhong Sheng Da Dao Bridge in Sino Singapour, China
2014
Member of the Académie d’Architecture
2013
Aga Khan Award for Architecture 2013, for the Hassan II Bridge in Rabat, Morocco
2010
Chevalier of the French Legion of Honor (La Légion d’Honneur)
2006
French Metal Construction Syndicate Award for the Pailleron Swimming and Ice-skating Complex in the 19th arrondissement of Paris
2005
Chevalier of the National Order of Merit (l’Ordre National du Mérite)
2005
Renault Traffic Design Award for the Strasbourg-Kehl Pedestrian Bridge
2004
French Metal Construction Syndicate Award in the Civil Engineering Category for the footbridge over the Célé River in the Figeac region
2002
French Metal Construction Syndicate Award in the Civil Engineering Category for the footbridge over the Saint-Denis Canal in Aubervilliers
2000
French Metal Construction Syndicate Award for the EDF pylons
2000
Chevalier of Arts and Letters (des Arts et des Lettres)s
1999
European Metal Construction Award for the Garde Adhémar Viaduct in Donzère
1999
Moniteur Architecture Award: Silver Set Square (Équerre d’argent) for the Solférino footbridge in Paris
1996
APK Award from the Association for Steel Construction and its Teaching
1995
Moniteur Architecture Award: Special mention for the Silver Set Square (Équerre d’argent), Éprunes toll station on the A5 highway
1994
Architecture Academy Award: Silver medal for research and technique