Named a Senator for Life by the Italian president, Giorgio Napolitano.
Nonino Prize 2011 “A Master of our time” (36th Edition), Percoto di Udine, Italy
Raffaello Prize - ECCELLENZE DEL MADE IN ITALY (1st Edition), Palazzo Produttori, Fermo, Italy
Gold Medal, (AIA) American Institute of Architect, Washington, U.S.A.
Sonning Prize, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Prix de la Fondation Cythière, Paris, France
“Mc Kim Prize”, American Academy in Rome, Villa Aurelia, Rome, Italy
“Una vita nella musica– Artur Rubinstein Prize”, Venice, Italy
Médaille D’Or UIA (International Union of Architects), Berlin, Germany
Honorary Doctor of Fine Arts Degree, Pratt Institute, New York, U.S.A.
Wexner Prize, Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, Ohio, U.S.A.
Officier, Ordre National de la Légion d’Honneur, Paris, France
Leone d’Oro for the career, Venice, Italy (name: Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement, Venice, Italy)
Premio Leonardo, Palazzo del Quirinale, Rome, Italy
Architect of the National Academy of San Luca, Rome, Italy
The Pritzker Architecture Prize, The White House, Washington, U.S.A.
Telecom Prize for the communication, Naples, Italy
Premio Capo Circeo, Rome, Italy
Art Prize of the Akademie der Künste, Berlin, Germany
Praemium Imperiale, Tokyo, Japan
Erasmus Prize, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
American Academy of Arts and Letters Honorary Fellowship, U.S.A.
BDA Honorary Fellowship, Stuttgart, Germany
Goodwill Ambassador of Unesco for Architecture
Chevalier, Ordre National du Mérite, Paris, France
Arnold W. Brunner Memorial Prize, U.S.A.
Premio Michelangelo, Rome, Italy
“Actuactiones temporales de Urbanismo y Arquitectura”, City of Madrid, Spain
American Academy of Arts and Sciences, Fellow, London, U.K.
Honorary Doctorship, Delft University, The Netherlands
Neutra Prize, Pomona, California, U.S.A.
Honorary Doctorship, Stuttgart University, Stuttgart, Germany
Kyoto Prize, Inamori Foundation, Kyoto, Japan
R.I.B.A. Royal Gold Medal for Architecture, London, U.K.
Cavaliere di Gran Croce Award by the Italian Government, Rome, Italy
Legion d'Honneur, Paris, France
R.I.B.A. Honorary Fellowship, London, U.K.
Commandeur des Arts et des Lettres Award, Paris, France
Compasso d'Oro Award, Milan, Italy
AIA Honorary Fellowship, U.S.A.
Union Internationale des Architects Honorary Fellowship, Mexico City, Mexico
Intesa Sanpaolo Office Building: Building of the Year Awards
Intesa Sanpaolo Office Building: The 2016 CTBUH Tall Building Awards finalist, Europe Category
The Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum : The Harleston Parker Medal
The Whitney Museum of Art: Architecture Merit Award by the American Institute of Archicture New York
Intesa Sanpaolo Office Building: Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Platinum
The Structural Awards 2015: Commercial or Retail Structures for The Intesa SanPaolo Tower, Turin, Italy
The Shard: 2014 Stirling Prize shortlist
The Emporis Skyscraper Award for The Shard.
"RIBA Award For Architectural Excellence" for The Shard
The Shard, CTBUH 2013 Best Tall Building Award for the Europe Region.
The Shard, Best Project in the Retail/Mixed Use Developments category in the ENR inaugural “Global Best Projects” Competition.
The Shard, Project of the Year in the ENR inaugural Global Best Projects Competition.
Rehabilitation of the Ronchamp site, Special mention from the jury “Le Moniteur”, Paris, France.
The 2013 AIA Twenty-five Year Award for the Menil Collection, Houston, USA.
Double LEED Platinum certification for the California Academy of Sciences
The New York Times Buidling: Best Tall Buildings 2008 - CTBUH International Award Winning Projects
Wall Paper Design Award for the Best new public building for the Morgan Library – London, U.K.
Gold Award for Engineering Excellence to the Morgan Library, ACEC (American Council of Engineering Companies of New York), New York, U.S.A.
Society of American Registered Architects/New York Council’s (SARA/NY) Project of the year award for the Morgan Library, Battery Garden, New York.
Medaglia D’Oro all’Architettura Italiana for the High Museum of Art in Atlanta, Triennale of Milan, Italy
Lucy G. Moses Preservation Project Award for 2006 to the Morgan Library restoration and expansion, The New York Landmarks Conservancy, New York, U.S.A.
“Prix Acier 2005” for the Zentrum Paul Klee
Medaglia D’Oro all’Architettura Italiana, “Triennale” of Milan, Italy
“Michelangelo Antonioni for the Arts”, Rome Auditorium, Italy
Spirit of Nature Wood Architecture Award, Helsinki, Finland
European Award for Steel Structure for the Lingotto heliport, Turin, Italy
Equerre d’argent for Rue de Meaux Housing, Paris, France