I. M. Pei Net Worth
I. M. Pei net worth: I.M. Pei is a Chinese-American architect who has a net worth of $20 million dollars. Born in Guangzhou, China on April 26, 1917, Pei is best known for his modern architecture in buildings like the John F. Kennedy Library in Boston, the National Gallery of Art East Building, the Louvre Pyramid in Paris, the Bank of China Tower in Hong Kong, and the Museum of Islamic Art in Doha. He is the head of I.M. Pei & Associates, I.M. Pei & Partners, Pei Cobb Freed & Partners, and Pei Partnership Architects. He attended the Massachusetts Institute of Technology where he received a Bachelor's degree in Architecture, followed by Harvard University where he obtained his Master's degree in Architecture in 1946. He has received the Royal Gold Award, the AIA Gold Award, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the Pritzker Prize, and the Praemium Imperiale. His family traces back to the Ming Dynasty, and he spent time growing up in Hong Kong as well as Shanghai. Pei's work is described as having cubist themes and is known for incorporating simple geometric patterns. He often contests the dichotomy of modern art versus post-modern art with the argument of how it affects community and the life revolving around us.