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Alfred Ferraz

Full name: Alfred Ferraz
Gender: Male
Born: June 17, 1907 in Saint-Chamond, Loire, France
Country: FRA France
Sport: Art Competitions


Alfred Ferraz was a student of the Regional School of Architecture of Lyon 1927-1938, when he graduated with honors for his Auberge-Hôtel de la Jasserie. He worked as an architect in Saint-Chamond, Loire until 1949. There, he was appointed mayor after the liberation in 1944. In 1949 he moved to Lyon and six years laters to Saint Etienne. For several years he worked together with [Lucien Seignol]. Several of their mutual well-known projects included the library of the University of Saint-Etienne, the Cultural Centre L’Esplanade, the city hall of Unieux and the redesign of the city hall of Saint-Bonnet-le-Chateau. A remarkable building was the watch factory in Besançon SIDHOR, built in 1948. Its shape is that of a St. Andrew’s Cross, with space and light distributed through large windows. Some of his other works include L'Esplanade, the House of Culture and the library of the Jean Monnet University, all in Saint-Etienne in 1975. He was vice president of the Lyon Group of the Société des architectes diplômés du gouvernement (S.A.D.G.) and active member of other organizations.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 41 London Art Competitions Mixed Architecture, Unknown Event France FRA AC

Mixed Architecture, Unknown Event

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1948 Summer 41 London Art Competitions France Final Standings AC
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