Remembering the master Luigi Caccia Dominioni, who sadly passed away, with a recent article published on Domus for his 100th birthday, when we met him at his home to peruse the details of some of his buildings that have become immaculate examples of good building practice.
In this issue
CoverSketch taken from a study (right) by Louis I. Kahn for the Franklin D. Roosevelt Memorial, New York, 15 March 1973.
Editorial: Against formalism
Modernity at stake: back to RonchampReflecting upon the subjects of monuments, sites and places, the historian Carlo Olmo brings us to the hill of Bourlémont to speak to us of the current extension of the concept of heritage with respect to modernism and its restoration.
Designing and teachingOccasionally being like a pupil is this Neapolitan maestro’s special way of reconciling his dual profession as an architect and a teacher, in the awareness that one can only teach what one knows.
Design Academy EindhovenNella culla del “Dutch design”, la scuola dove è nato il collettivo Droog, i professori hanno tutti attività indipendenti e, pur insegnando materie tradizionali, come disegno e teoria dei colori, invitano
gli studenti fin da subito ad affinare le loro capacità pratiche e a tuffarsi nella ricerca e nell’attività degli studi di design.