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    “Ride a bike! Reclaim the city” exhibition at DAM

    April 25, 2018

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    Serralves Museum presents “Manuel Marques de Aguiar, 1927—2015: Building Places”

    April 24, 2018

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    “The Effusivity Pool” installation by Philippe Rahm architectes at Istituto Svizzero di Milano

    April 23, 2018

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    “Rationalism on Set” Glamour and Modernity in 1930s Italian Cinema

    April 22, 2018

“Ride a bike! Reclaim the city” exhibition at DAM

“Ride a bike! Reclaim the city” exhibition at DAM

April 25, 2018

The exhibition shows what an urban development needs to look like if it is to help persuade yet more people to get on their bike in the future. Projects from all across the world make the case for gently Reclaiming the City. The focus is on selected cities such as Copenhagen, New York or Oslo – these show how the path towards a more sustainable and social city can lead via planning a bicycle-friendly one. Read more »

Serralves Museum presents “Manuel Marques de Aguiar, 1927—2015: Building Places”

Serralves Museum presents “Manuel Marques de Aguiar, 1927—2015: Building Places”

April 24, 2018

Manuel Marques de Aguiar (1927–2015), an architect, urban planner, urban manager and landscape designer belongs to a generation of architects from Porto for whom drawing is a privileged tool of thought. On the basis of his drawings, blueprints and architectural projects, this exhibition highlights his desire to transform the city and the landscape, ‘building places’ that will enable livelihoods. Read more »

“The Effusivity Pool” installation by Philippe Rahm architectes at Istituto Svizzero di Milano

“The Effusivity Pool” installation by Philippe Rahm architectes at Istituto Svizzero di Milano

April 23, 2018

The Effusivity Pool proposes to experiment an interior space which materials are no longer chosen according to plastic or memorial criteria, but on physics, looking for a sustainable form of Beauty. What we want to bring into the definition of the solid and thus the physical expressivity of a building or of an interior space, are physical, thermal and climatic values, such as those of reflectance, emissivity, effusivity and conductivity. Read more »

“Rationalism on Set” Glamour and Modernity in 1930s Italian Cinema

“Rationalism on Set” Glamour and Modernity in 1930s Italian Cinema

April 22, 2018

This exhibition explores a little-known period of Italian cinematic history, highlighting the strong Modernist influence apparent in the set designs created for a number of romantic comedies during the inter-war years. Read more »

“Visionair” installation by Labics at Fuorisalone 2018

“Visionair” installation by Labics at Fuorisalone 2018

April 19, 2018

Labics at Fuorisalone 2018 in Milan presents "Visionair", an installation that insists on reversing the point of view. Conceived as a prototype, this work continues the research of the architecture studio on the theme of the relationship between space and structure. Marco Cappelletti's photographs document the intervention. Read more »

“Domus 90. Gio Ponti” at Galleria Carla Sozzani

“Domus 90. Gio Ponti” at Galleria Carla Sozzani

April 18, 2018

On the occasion of the 90-year anniversary of Domus magazine, the Fondazione Sozzani will present a selection of pieces by Gio Ponti, drawn from the Domus Archives. The exhibition recounts the architect's multifaceted production and approach to the arts, expressed through the pages of the magazine he oversaw as editor-in-chief for over 40 years from 1928 to 1979, with an interruption from 1941 to 1947. Read more »