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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

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    “Visionair” installation by Labics at Fuorisalone 2018

    April 19, 2018

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    “Domus 90. Gio Ponti” at Galleria Carla Sozzani

    April 18, 2018

“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 »

“Stadt des Kindes: On A Failed Utopia” at Architekturzentrum Wien

“Stadt des Kindes: On A Failed Utopia” at Architekturzentrum Wien

April 17, 2018

Even architecture had its 1968. At its opening in 1974, the Stadt des Kindes by Anton Schweighofer was among the most prominent examples of an architecture aimed at promoting social reform, adopting a pioneering role worldwide. The exhibition at the Architekturzentrum Wien tells of the revolutionary aspirations and the failure of this built utopia. Read more »

“All The World’s A Stage? Comparing European Theatres, Operas and Concert Halls” at DAM

“All The World’s A Stage? Comparing European Theatres, Operas and Concert Halls” at DAM

April 16, 2018

Deutsches Architekturmuseum (DAM) in cooperation with the Department of Cultural Affairs is introducing european theatres, operas and concert halls. taking into account the discussion about the building ensemble comprising the frankfurt theatre and opera, examples of successful renovations as well as spectacular new constructions, which in some cases constitute catalysts for urban development, are being presented in order to support defining a sustainable vision for the future of the Städtische Bühnen Frankfurt. Read more »