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Piranesi Prix de Rome. Progetti per la Grande Villa Adriana - edited by L. Basso Peressut e P. F. Caliari

Piranesi Prix de Rome. Progetti per la Grande Villa Adriana – edited by L. Basso Peressut e P. F. Caliari

Charles Boussois (1884-1918),Villa Adriana. Plan de situation. Travaux d’élèves, concours, diplômes, Envoi de Rome de 4 ème année.  Localisation: Paris, école Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts   On the 19th centenary of Villa Adriana, dated 2018, the l’Accademia Adrianea di Architettura e Archeologia, together with the Villa Adriana and Villa d’Este Institute, promoted an international design...
LAF 2019. Lagos Architectural Forum - An Architectural Regeneration. The Lagos response - speaker: Maddalena d'Alfonso

LAF 2019. Lagos Architectural Forum – An Architectural Regeneration. The Lagos response – speaker: Maddalena d’Alfonso

LAF 10.0 – Lagos Architects Forum The forum, in its tenth edition, gathers professionals and experts in architecture and built environment. Jasmine and Zinnia Halls, Expo Centre of the Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island – Lagos, Nigeria Wednesday 8th – Saturday 11th May 2019 Maddalena d’Alfonso is an architect, essayist and researcher. Qualified Associate Professor in 2017 –...
"Exploration of the effects of redundancy reduction in the multi-media descriptions for architecture" / abstract nr 02. Gian Luca Brunetti

“Exploration of the effects of redundancy reduction in the multi-media descriptions for architecture” / abstract nr 02. Gian Luca Brunetti

[abstract nr.02] The present article compares the outcomes of the adoption of three alternative media strategies used to describe an architectural project. The analysed case study consists in a technological system designed to facilitate the construction of small buildings through the use of simple pre-assembled wooden  components. The first strategy describes the system is described by means...
"Tendencies e costancies in the propagation of technical information" / abstract nr 01. Gian Luca Brunetti

“Tendencies e costancies in the propagation of technical information” / abstract nr 01. Gian Luca Brunetti

[abstract nr.01] In the following article presents an analysis of the conditions for the communicability of technical information in architecture, together with an inquiry of the factors influencing the means of diffusion of  technical informations. The process of exposing these technical information is particularly remarkable, especially regarding architectural projects, due to the heterogeneous and trans...
WORKSHOP ON ARCHITECTURE AND MUSEUM TECHNIQUES / ICAMT 2019. Milano, 28th January - 1st February

WORKSHOP ON ARCHITECTURE AND MUSEUM TECHNIQUES / ICAMT 2019. Milano, 28th January – 1st February

WORKSHOP ON ARCHITECTURE AND MUSEUM TECHNIQUES ICAMT – International Committee for Architecture and Museum Techniques ICOM – International Council of Museums Milano, 28 gennaio| 1 febbraio 2019 registration here Reference: Ms. Alessandra Labate Rosso / icamt2019.workshopmilano@gmail.com / +55 11 99390 1189 Italian Press Enquires: Giulia Mura / giulietta.mura@gmail.com International Press: Marten Janson / marten@martenjanson.se Press release / extract ICAMT is organizing its...
On - line: Arcduecittà special edition - Athens Programme 2016. The art of building the city. Arcduecittà special edition - Athens Programme 2016. The art of building the city.  [ select 'numbers' to download the full pdf [ENG] for free ]

On – line: Arcduecittà special edition – Athens Programme 2016. The art of building the city. Arcduecittà special edition – Athens Programme 2016. The art of building the city. [ select ‘numbers’ to download the full pdf [ENG] for free ]

Out today Arcduecittà special edition – Athens Programme 2016. The art of building the city. [ select ‘numbers’ to download the full pdf [ENG] for free ]
Ideas for the 2016 workshop. Ernesto d'Alfonso

Ideas for the 2016 workshop. Ernesto d’Alfonso

Introducing the course on the art of building a city, during an academic year in which we perceived the necessity of examining in depth the technical aspects of the method. The discussed topic – the epicentre that constitutes the point of arrival of the fluxes space – indeed is contemplated by the citizens provided with...
The physical form of structures for architectural design. Claudio Chesi

The physical form of structures for architectural design. Claudio Chesi

The teaching of Structural Mechanics, as it is offered in Architecture Schools, suffered and is still suffering of an excess of formalization of knowledge. As a result, the deductive reasoning is privileged, in order to introduce these concepts not only in a correct way, but also as formally refined as possible. This approach – starting...
Valentina Sumini won the competition published by NASA "Mars City Design Competition 2017"

Valentina Sumini won the competition published by NASA “Mars City Design Competition 2017”

Valentina Sumini won the competition published by NASA “Mars City Design Competition 2017” with the project: Redwood forest. Trees from our past and future. [complete article]
Redwood Forest. Trees of our past and future

Redwood Forest. Trees of our past and future

Architectural concept On Mars, our city will resemble the functions of a forest, using the local resources to breathe life into our community. Designing a forest symbolizes also the potential for expansive, outwards growth across Mars and the eventual possibility of terraforming its surface which would lead to the emergence of a second truly living...
XXI International Exposition of Triennale di Milano, Design after Design

XXI International Exposition of Triennale di Milano, Design after Design

  Official event of XXI International Exposition of Triennale di Milano, Design After Design INDIAN ARCHITECTURE BUILDING DEMOCRACY: A WARM MODERNITY An Exhibition on the Origins of Participatory Architecture and further Fortune Museo Diocesano 2 April – 12 September curatorship, Maddalena d’Alfonso advisory, R. Mehrotra – photo, M. Introini – art direction, S. Mandato contributors,...
THE ART OF DRAWING AMONG THE MODERNS

THE ART OF DRAWING AMONG THE MODERNS

THE SERIES AND THE PARADIGM. FRANCO PURINI AND THE ART OF DRAWING AMONG THE MODERNS To the Tesler Generation Nearly a quarter of a century has gone by since the beginning of the digital revolution, which, substantially modifying processes of graphical and architectural representation, completely transformed architectural practices’ organisation and productive processes. It seems now is...