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CONTEMPORARY ARCHITECTURE IN SWITZERLAND. NEW MUSEUMS AND CULTURAL CENTERS

Ott 06, 2016 designdiffusion

ARCHITETTURA CONTEMPORANEA IN SVIZZERA – I NUOVI MUSEI E CENTRI CULTURALI

First conference: Tuesday October 11 2016 at 2.30 pm

LAC Lugano Arte e Cultura: Ivano Gianola

House of Architecture / Casa dell’Architettura, Piazza Manfredo Fanti 47, Rome

The LAC Lugano Arte e Cultura by Ivano Gianola is the project that will be presented on Tuesday October 11 2016, by architect Caterina Frisone of Studio Ivano Gianola, Mendrisio. This first conference opens the program of three meetings that focus on the most recent and most significant cultural and museum projects in Switzerland. They will be hosted in the House of Architecture (Casa dell’Architettura), Rome on October 11, October 25 and November 8 2016.

This initiative from the Embassy of Switzerland in Italy and the House of Architecture (Casa dell’Architettura) in Rome is curated by Architect Arianna Callocchia and promoted by Comitato Tecnico Scientifico della Casa dell’Architettura, the Chamber of Architects P.P.C. of the City and province of Rome, Roma Capitale with the specific objective of encouraging dialogue and exchange between the Swiss and Italian realities.

The key figures of the meetings are the designers and the museum directors or curators that present and describe the works on display, not just from the urbanistic and architectonic points of view but with depth information on the cultural, artistic and functional contents.

The program of meetings will be joined by the exhibition  “Architecture in Switzerland. Dialogue between history and contemporary living” open to the public until November 8 2016.