Photograph © Herman van Doorn

Integrated Elementary-Middle School Complex in Rome, Italy by Herman Hertzberger and Marco Scarpinato, 2012. Writing about this recently completed school in the Romanina section of Rome is not an easy feat, given that Herman Hertzberger's buildings beg to be visited to ...Read More

Photograph by Mariela Apollonio

Milanofiori in Assago, Milan, Itlay by OBR, 2010. The following text and images are courtesy OBR. The Milanofiori housing complex is part of the master plan by Erick van Egeraat characterized by a series of functions (offices, hotels, restaurants, cinemas, leisure, residences) ...Read More

The Architecture of Modern Italy: Volume 2

The Architecture of Modern Italy: Volume 2, Visions of Utopia, ...Read More

The Architecture of Modern Italy: Volume 1

The Architecture of Modern Italy: Volume 1, The Challenge of ...Read More

Ferrari Headquarters

Ferrari Headquarters in Maranello, Italy by Massimiliano Fuksas, 2004. The new Management Headquarters for Ferrari in Maranello, Italy by Massimiliano ...Read More

Thomas Demand Exhibition

Thomas Demand Exhibition in Florence, Italy by Caruso St. John Architects. Last week's dose featured a modern exhibition ...Read More

Brembo Research Office

Brembo Research Office in Bergamo, Italy by Jean Nouvel. Last week's dose featured German car-maker BMW's attempt at creating an ...Read More

Tower of Pisa

Tower of Pisa in Pisa, Italy. Although the Leaning Tower of Pisa has been barely standing for over 800 years, recent threats to the tower's stability, demanding a mixture ...Read More


Cretto in Gibellina, Italy by Alberto Burri. Italian artist Alberto Burri is known for a series of works titled Cretti, monochrome pieces composed of paste left to dry and crack eventually revealing fissures. ...Read More

Villa Ottolenghi

Villa Ottolenghi in Lake Garda, Italy by Carlo Scarpa, 1978. Built late in his career, the Villa Ottolenghi is one of Carlo Scarpa's more overlooked buildings. Located in the Veneto region of Italy, ...Read More