Published: Louis Kahn: The Importance of a Drawing

Louis KahnThe Importance of a DrawingENGLISH | ISBN: 9783037786444 | >> Scheda riassuntiva in lingua italiana. Michael Merrill, an award-winning architect and educator, has published his third book on Louis Kahn. As in his previous books he focuses on the importance of Kahns creative intelligence and design process. The book edited by Merrill combines a …

Published: Croci e fasci – Italian church architecture during fascism

Croci e fasciDer italienische Kirchenbau in der Zeit des FaschismusGERMAN | ISBN: 9783422980501 | >> Brief presentation in English. Scheda riassuntiva in lingua italiana. This book is the essence of many years of research on Italian architecture of the first half of the 20th century, related to church architecture of the interwar period. It is …

CFP: IOFAN 130 – The Paths of Architecture of the 1920s-1940s

IOFAN 130 - The Paths of Architecture of the 1920s-1940s International Conference, September 15-16, 2021, Central House of the Architect, Granatnyy Pereulok, 7-1, Moscow The Scientific Research Institute of Theory and History of Architecture and Urban Planning, Moscow Centre André Chastel, Laboratoire de recherche en Histoire de l’art, ParisDepartment of Enterprise Engineering ‘Mario Lucertini’, Tor …

Published: Evoking the New City

Evoking the New City: Milan from Post-World War II Reconstruction Through the Economic MiracleISBN: 978-8869772627 The american architectural hisotrian Scott Budzynski recently published his new book on modern italian architecture. He examins the postwar period in Milan as a time in which the transformational possibilities of the Lombard metropolis were palpable. He shows how architects …

Eine andere SPD

Am 30. April 2021 veröffentlichte das Haller Tagblatt einen Leserbrief von mir mit dem ich Stellung zum aktuellen Zustand der SPD beziehe. Dabei war Marco Bülows auf seiner Webseite veröffentlichtes Austrittsschreiben vom 27. November 2018 für mich eine wichtige Quelle der Inspiration. Um dem gerecht zu werden, veröffentliche ich an dieser Stelle eine Fassung meines …

Paul Bonatz: ausgewählte Bauten

Von Paul Bonatz, der zusammen mit Friedrich Scholer den Hauptbahnhof Stuttgart realisierte, gibt es etliche Bauwerke, die noch heute das umfangreiche und vielgestaltige Werk des Architekten repräsentieren. Im Folgenden eine Zusammenstellung seiner Hauptwerke in Deutschland:Hochbau:Sektkellerei Henkel, Wiesbaden (1907-09) Universitätsbibliothek Tübingen (1908-12) Mädchenschule, Göppingen (1909-11) Parkschule, Aalen (1910-12) Stadthalle Hannover (1910-14) Hauptbahnhof Stuttgart (1910-28)Turn- und Festhalle, …

Review: New book on Louis Kahn’s architectural philosophy

John Lobell: Louis Kahn - Architecture as PhilosophyISBN: 9781580935289Good approach, but potential not fully realised.John Lobell's approach of a detailed examination of Louis Kahn's design principles on the basis of selected building examples is promising and, especially in relation to his earlier book 'Between Silence and Light', is a consistent continuation of the analysis of …

Presentazione del volume ‚Gustavo Giovannoni e l’architetto integrale‘

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WwM1LRIqHjY&pbjreload=101 Presentazione del volume Gustavo Giovannoni e l’architetto integrale a cura di Giuseppe Bonaccorso e Francesco Moschini, Roma, Accademia Nazionale di San Luca, 2019. La video conferenza sarà visibile sul portale NAM e sul canale YouTube da martedì 9 giugno, dalle ore 18. L’Accademia Nazionale di San Luca presenterà una introduzione critica fornita nelle video …

CFP: New powers, old territories. Spatial strategies of appropriation in the European context

»New powers, old territories. Spatial strategies of appropriation in the European context«, Innsbruck 5-7 November 2020Call for PapersAs part of its research project »The Appropriation Strategies of Italy in South Tyrol and Trentino after the First World War«, the Unit of Architectural History and Monument Conservation (bg+d) at the University of Innsbruck is organizing a …

Published: Townscapes in Transition

Townscapes in Transition: Transformation and Reorganization of Italian Cities and Their Architecture in the Interwar PeriodISBN: 3837646602 How did urban Italy come to look the way it does today? This collection of essays assembles recent studies in architectural history and theory exploring the historical paradigms guiding architecture and landscape design between the world wars. The …