Gio Ponti, Architetto
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Gio Ponti (born Nov. 18, 1891, Milan, Italy—died Sept. 15, 1979, Milan) graduated in 1921 from the Milan Polytechnic. From 1923 to 1938 he designed for the Richard-Ginori pottery factory. In 1928 he founded the magazine Domus, serving as its editor until 1946. Ponti began his architectural career in 1923, designing neo-classical 'Novecento Italiano' houses.
Around 1933, Ponti formed the Studio Ponti-Fornaroli-Soncini. In 1950, he won the commission to design the 32-story Pirelli Tower in collaboration with Pier Luigi Nervi and Arturo Danusso. Commissions included designs for for Caracas, Venezuela, ( Villa Planchart), Baghdad, Hong Kong, Eindhoven , the Denver Art Museum, the churches San Francesco in 1963, the church at Ospedale San Carlo in 1967, and the Taranto Cathedral in 1971.
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Mimicry and Makeshift
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Jean-Jaques Lequeu
Jorge Zalszupin and L'Atelier
Amor Vacui
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Harrison and Abramovitz
Man. Kiki. Lee.
DADAMAINO
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Sketching: Bellini, Castiglioni, Colombo, Mari, Magistretti, Munari, Ponti, Sottsass
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AG Frozoni: We need to aim at essential things
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Mass, space, plane and line
Radiofonografo RR126
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Angelo Mangiarotti
Carlo Mollino: Tables and Chairs
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The contemporary condition
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Antonio Rubino
Peter Macapia
André Bloc - Sculptures Habitacles
"I’m an outsider"
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Harry Seidler
Ponte City
The 2015 best of penccil
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Ankara: From pioneering modernism to revivalist mimicry
ON EARTH AS IT IS IN HEAVEN
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Lo Zuavo Scomparso
Antonio Sant´Elia: The house of concrete, glass and steel
Abitazione IPES ad Appiano
Allestimento del museo Palais Mamming
Infopoint BBT
Studio BAAG
Pleats House
Absalon: Cellules
Urban Robot: The early works of 伊東 豊雄 Toyo Ito
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Le Corbusier: Original Interiors
Russian Modernism
Nelson oak
Frihamnen Harbour Sauna
B3 / Wassily
White Rooms
Hans Poelzig: Architecture as Gesamtkunstwerk
Crystal Palace
Zigzag Castle
New York by Louis Faurer
Sweet bubbles
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Lattice
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Chromatic seating
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Design for Disaster
Books of Memory: Gianpaolo Pagni
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Sky Walk
Joe Colombo: Total Furnishing Unit
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Brazil Modernism
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Peter Zumthor: Thinking Architecture
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Swarm fabrication: Kokkugia / Roland Snooks
Spatial Clusters
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