March 2018


«Architecton: proceedings of higher education» № 1(61) March 2018

History of architecture

Filippov Valery N.

PhD. (Architecture), Professor,
Novosibirsk State University of Architecture, Design and Art.
Novosibirsk, Russia, e-mail: vfilippov58@gmail.com


The article considers the 1950s architecture of Italy using as examples three objects of three architects representing the Milan architectural school. The architectural appearance of the buildings and their engineering design features are reviewed and the place and role of these projects in the post-war period of the "Modern Movement» in Europe are defined.

Key words: architecture of Italy, Milan, Torre Velasca, Institute Marchiondi, Pirelli Tower


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Russian text of this article

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