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Adalberto Libera’s Villa Malaparte

In 1980, American architect John Hejduk describes Adalberto Libera’s villa, designed for Curzio Malaparte, as a house of rituals and rites, of mysteries, an ancient play unraveling under Italian light.

The inventions of Achille and Pier Giacomo

A retrospective of the design work by the Castiglionis, published in September 1966 on Domus, tells us about their most recent inventions and at the same time, shows us how past inventions are not outdated.

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Rietveld, van Dantzig House

In 1962, the publication of a home near Haarlem designed by Gerrit Rietveld was an opportunity to reread his masterpiece symbol of De Stijl, the Schröder house.

In 1974, Domus reported on what was a unique event in Italy: a great, heterogeneous contemporary art collection assembled in 25 years by artist Remo Brindisi, installed in a “dwelling museum” designed by Nanda Vigo.

Villa Spies, Torö, Sweden, 1969

Made entirely of plastic, this fully circular villa was designed by Swedish architect Staffan Berglund for the Danish airline magnate Simon Spies; for years ignored by architecture critics, it has recently been revisited in a monograph.