Posts Tagged ‘The New Yorker’

Razionalismo, ignoranza e presunzione.

Roma, EUR, Palazzo della Civiltà Italiana

Palazzo della Civiltà Italiana, a sleek rectangular marvel with a façade of abstract arches and rows of neoclassical statues lining its base. … The building is, in other words, a relic of abhorrent Fascist aggression. Yet, far from being shunned, it is celebrated in Italy as a modernist icon. In 2004, the state recognized the palazzo as a site of ‘cultural interest’”. Leggi tutto…