15 November 2019
Vico Magistretti - Department of Biology, University of Milan
“Simplicity does not mean a total lack of decoration but of superimposed decoration.” V.M....
30 October 2019
Franco Albini - Houses in the Mangiagalli District
“Anybody who truly knows how to read architecture recognises the marks and traces of Albini and Gardella’s spiritual journey in these simple workers’ houses."...
25 September 2019
Achille Castiglioni - Rebuilding the Permanente
“One part of the complex extends horizontally over the entire area, earmarked for the exhibition galleries of Milan’s Società per le Belle Arti, while the other, destined for offices, extends upwards – thirteen storeys. The former was rebuilt after being destroyed in the war, preserving some of the pre-existing structures, while the latter was superimposed onto the old structure."...