“Universitas/Universities – Architecture Schools in the World” at Politecnico di Milano

The exhibition provides a critical selection of significant university buildings related to Schools of Architecture in an international context. Organized in collaboration with prestigious foreign universities, the exhibition devotes special attention to the theme of space for design projects.

 

Delft Architecture School © Fondazione Politecnico di Milano

Delft Architecture School © Fondazione Politecnico di Milano

 

Over the last two centuries, the buildings designed to house Schools of Architecture have often been driven by a specific ambition, beyond the customary aim of providing facilities adequate for their functions: the desire to teach a lesson of architecture through their own image and spatial organization. (more…)

“Campus & Controcampus” at XXI Triennale Milano

Edited by Ilaria Valente and Marco Biraghi In collaboration with Politecnico di Milano School of Architecture the exhibitions are centered around the role of university campuses and their impact in the city.

 

Rolex Centre © SANAA

Rolex Centre © SANAA

 

The theme of university campuses is central to the debate regarding the future of Milan. It deals with the challenge of the new metropolitan structure of the city, and an opportunity for architectural and urban regeneration that will give rise to important community spaces.

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