The Cosmos Hotel is situated in the city center of Chisinau, where Constantin Negruzzi Boulevard and Dimitrie Cantemir Boulevard meet. In front of the hotel stands a statue of Grygory Kotovsky (1881-1825), a controversial personality, the communist activist, for some a Bolshevik hero, for others..Add to a collection
A project by the architect Aleksandr Belokon with a very brutalist outlook, built when the city was still called Kuybyshev (dedicated to a Bolshevik revolutionary, the previous name of Samara was used again after 1991). In this 20-storey residential high rise, the asymmetrical balconies are..Add to a collection
The Revoltella Museum is a modern art gallery founded in Trieste in 1872 by Baron Pasquale Revoltella. In 1963 Carlo Scarpa received the order for the restructuring of the Museo Revoltella. The museum consists of three buildings from the second half of the 19th century: the Palazzo Revoltella by..Add to a collection
The Kulturni dom (Cultural Centre) in Trieste, housing the Permanent Slovene Theatre represents a phenomenon among theatre buildings in the Slovene cultural space. In order to understand this one has to know the history of Slovenes in Trieste and their literally fiery theatrical history. Kulturni..Add to a collection
National Centre in Trieste was a multi-purpose building, which was built in the years from 1901 to 1904 by the architect Max Fabiani. In the past, the Slovenian hosted a number of organizations, including associations Sokol and unity, as well as theater, savings bank, cafe and hotel. As a symbol..Add to a collection
Rozzol Melara stands on the eastern edge of Trieste, on a ridge exposed to the north winds and in ideal geographic position. The building lies on the slope of the hill at the top of a valley overlooking the city and the sea. The selection of this location since the design phase – which was..Add to a collection
The University of Trieste is a medium-sized university in Trieste in the Friuli-Venezia Giulia region in northwest Italy. The university consists of 12 faculties, boasts a wide and almost complete range of university courses and has about 23,000 students and 1,000 professors. It was founded in..Add to a collection
The Brion Vega Cemetery is in San Vito d'Altivole near Treviso, Italy. Carlo Scarpa began designing the addition to an existing municipal cemetery in 1968. Although he continued to consider changes to the project, it was completed before his accidental death in 1978.
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