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Aldo Rossi

Milan, Italy
born 1931, Milan

Aldo Rossi (May 3, 1931 – September 4, 1997) was an Italian architect and designer who accomplished the unusual feat of achieving international recognition in three distinct areas: theory, drawing, and architecture. Rossi was born in Milan, Italy. He graduated in architecture in 1959 from the..

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Block 270 is a residential block development in Berlin. Designed by late Berlin architect Josef Paul Kleihues.

Already in 1972, Josef Paul Kleihues gave the city the idea of ​​a closed building block with the “Block 270” in the centre of Berlin. Block 270 was a criticism in planning of the..

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Giorgio Grassi

Milan, Italy
born 1935, Milan

Giorgio Grassi is part of the so-called Italian rationalist school, also known as La Tendenza, associated most famously with Carlo Aymonino and Aldo Rossi that emerged in Italy in the 1960s.

Much influenced by Ludwig Hilberseimer, Heinrich Tessenow and Adolf Loos, Grassi's architecture is the..

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Carlo Aymonino

Rome, Italy
born 1926, Rome

Carlo Aymonino born in Rome, he studied at the University of Rome, obtaining his degree in 1950 trained by Marcello Piacentini. The year after his graduation, he opened his architectural practice in Rome. Between 1949 and 1954, with the Mario Ridolfi and Ludovico Quaroni he had his first real..

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