Description Change this. A masterpiece of rationalist architect Giuseppe Terragni , the Casa del Fascio (presently also known as Palazzo. That’s why I decided to analyse the Casa del Fascio regarding its correlation of If we are looking at Terragni’s work, how did he handle this contradictory poles. Terragni Casa del Fascio – the building in Como, Italy – seems to have infected the German architects and their composition of the facade.
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It shows just one more time to which extent he could push the responsible authorities in the ministry in Rome. The proposal handed in by the architect was rejected due to the heated opposition of one of the local Fascist representatives.
In this way, they served as an only connection between the village, the local province and the rest of the world.
As it came to the facade design after finishing the building, he had some difficulties to get his proposal through but that seemed to be more hostility between the architect and the local representative of the Party than anything else.
The project has a lot of different layers, formal as well as conceptual, and there are for sure not all mentioned here.
The staircase and the porch perimeter in the Greek or front for Roman were two characteristic features of classical temples.
It will bring together activists and party when the space is insufficient, the gates could be removed completely merging the two spaces, plaza and atrium. Leave a Reply Cancel Reply. It was meant to host big gatherings of people. The formal basis of terdagni architecture. The structure of the building is square and is spread over four floors, with a large central hall with double height. Terragni shows the relationship between the modern and the classic is not a contradiction but a logical evolution.
Como, Italy by Giuseppe Terragni Change this. Terragni able to streamline the structure to the maximum. On the first floor, the most important offices were placed: Furthermore, the costs of construction were three times over budget and the building process took way longer than estimated. The result is a unicum, where each detail is an architectural item taking part in the life of the whole, the pattern of a table is the same as the pattern of the building.
This page was last edited on 21 Novemberteragni Como is truly a city to discover, here you can find a mix of history, art and culture, from the Roman era to the twentieth century.
Terragni did that but not in an obvious way.
Como, as you know, is about 15 minutes by car from the Hotel Posta that is located in Moltrasio. Email Format html text. This very basic idea of the building was not only meant to visualise the spiritual values of the party for a new era of civilisation — it was as well the attempt of Terragni to create a spatial metaphor of identity and collective life. Facebook Twitter Google Pinterest. This space should be used for organizing events, fascoo speeches, etc.
Single Edit Column Edit. Terragni also designed the furniture: One main objective of the design process was to integrate a certain kind of tradition to ground the project on solid roots in Italian tradition as the Fascist claimed to bring the best of the Italian culture altogether.
The architect, born in in Meda, is still remembered for being the greatest exponent of the Italian Movement for Rational Architecture MIARin he opened a studio in Como with his brother Attilio, engineer. An anathema for Terragni [Schumacher, ]. Terragni described this phenomenon himself: Nicholas day on Lake Como. Mario Radice was commissioned to design the chandelier in the reception room on the first-floor and some panels decorated with images of political propaganda, which are now lost.
The proportions of the facades are studied from math as I have said, but the relationship between modern and classic is not here. I am always looking for new solution to to make more pleasant my guests stay’s. On the other hand, even small communities had a direct connection, if not immediate access, to the supreme power, through the offices at the Case de Fascio.
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Terragni was part of the Gruppo 7, a group of young architects, that was part of or better formed the Italian Rationalist Movement. The grid is slightly manipulated, to the extent that neither its dimensions nor its proportions are numerically regular. But what is certain is that the architect Giuseppe Terragni had a life of success, but unfortunately very short: