Editorial - Domus
 

The chickens have come home to roost

In September’editorial Nicola Di Battista underlines the Italian’s state incapability, and the architects one, of taking care of the territory, faced with the not new but  more frequent natural disasters.

 

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By way of conclusion

In July-August editorial, Nicola Di Battista gets back on the theory of the architectural project that he prefers to define a way of working.

 

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On freedom

With May editorial Nicola Di Battista ends the reasoning on the architectural project. Awareness, imagination, profession, freedom: these are the four words chosen to represent four moments in the design process, and each one was the subject of an editorial.

 

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On our profession

Nicola Di Battista develops the idea of the architect’s profession as the third part of the architectural process that he divided in four, each one discussed in as many editorials.

 

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On imagination

Nicola Di Battista develops the idea of imagination as the second part of the architectural process that he divided in four parts, each one discussed in as many editorials.

 

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On awareness

In February editorial Nicola Di Battista analyses the moment of awareness, the first of the four to take in consideration in the architectural process.

 

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For a theory of design

The 1009 issue’s editorial discusses how a design theory has to be formulated to become a common thought for architects responding to the contemporaneity needs.

 

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Continuing to make Rome

Nicola Di Battista goes back to last month’s editorial theme because “we are obliged to continue to make Rome”.

 

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If Rome isn’t Rome

In November’s editorial Nicola Di Battista calls to action citizens and politicians for reviving Rome. Without its capital the entire country is suffering.

 

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Reconstruction is an exquisitely cultural issue

The reconstruction in the territory of Amatrice, devastated by the quake in August, should be afforded having previously seriously defined what does it mean.

 

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Are you with us?

In September’s editorial Nicola Di Battista underlines which the ultimate meaning of a magazine is: the luxury of reflecting on what is necessary to better practise the architect’s profession.

 

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If anyone can do anything

In July–August Domus issue, Nicola Di Battista affirms that the conditions are now right once again to allow architecture to drive a better use of the territory and construction, more in keeping with our resources and expectations.  

 

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