Architect urbanist and professor at the École Nationale Supérieure d’Architecture de la ville & des territoires (National Superior School of Architecture for the City and Territories) of Marne-la-Vallée. Finalist of the 1992 and 1996 Mies Van der Rohe Award, Grand Prix de l’Urbanisme 2007, Vice-president of the Environnemental Grenelle Climate and Energy Group from 2007 to 2009; Authorised representative of the Descartes Group for the Greater Paris consultation since 2008; Equerre d’argent 1989 for the Museum of Franco-American cooperation of Blérancourt; Equerre d’argent 2003 for the French Embassy in Beirut; 2009 City Planning Prize; Curator of the French pavilion at the 2012 Architectural Biennale of Venice on the theme of “Grands & Ensembles“
She has been working with Yves Lion since 1984. Claire Piguet is involved as much in small scale projects such as the wooden pathway of Marne-la-Vallée than in large scale projects such as the 5 millions sqm of development in Mecca. 2003 Equerre d’Argent for the French Embassy of Beirut; 2009 City planning Award for the Neuhof District of Strasbourg, and Architect Advisory of the city of Lyon since 2011.