OPENING SOON THE EXHIBITION ON ONE OF THE MAJOR MASTERS OF ITALIAN ARCHITECTURE.
Twenty years after the death of Aldo Rossi, Milan’s Politecnico organizes the exhibition titled ALDO ROSSI. IL GRAN TEATRO DELL’ARCHITETTURA, with the aim of remembering a key player of contemporary Italian and international architectural culture , that he studied and taught at the Faculty of Architecture of the Milan’s University.
At the inauguration ceremony, which will be held on 19 October 2017 at 6 pm at the Milan’s Politecnico (Via Ampère 2), Kurt W. Forster, Emeritus Professor of Yale University, will give a lecture on the figure of Aldo Rossi and the legacy of his teaching.
At the same time as the inauguration, the School of Architecture, Urban Planning and Construction Engineering (AUIC) will announce the opening of the International Call ALDO ROSSI. PERSPECTIVES FROM THE WORLD, on the contribution given by the Milanese master to the international architectural culture of the second half of the last century and on the role played by his work and his teaching. The Call is open to all PhD students in Architecture, Architecture PhDs who graduated in the last 10 years, and all architects and researchers who have turned 40 by the 2017. The conference with the results is expected from 11 June to 13 June 2018 at the AUIC School of Milan’s Politecnico.
The sections of the exhibition will as follows:
Aldo Rossi at the Politecnico di Milano
Cuated by Angelo Lorenzi
Residential unit in the Monte Amiata Complex, Quartiere Gallaratese 2, Milan
curated by Massimo Fortis and Claudia Tinazzi
Elementary school, Fagnano Olona
curated by Rosaldo Bonicalzi and Francesca Belloni
Contest for the Deutsches Historisches Museum, Berlin
curated by Francesco Saverio Fera
Hotel complex and restaurant “Il Palazzo”, Fukuoka
cuarted by Marco Biraghi
International Center for Art and Landscape, Vassivière, Clermont-Ferrand
curated by Gianni Braghieri
Residential and office building in Schützenstrasse, Berlin
curated by Michele Caja
Aldo Rossi in the United States of America.
curated by Martina Landsberger
cuarted by Marco Bovati and Martina Landsberger
The exhibition will be open until 17 November 2017 with the following opening times:
Monday – Friday, from 10am to 7pm