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Antonio Sant'Elia By Aurora Cuito

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Antonio Sant'Elia by Aurora Cuito

Antonio Sant?Elia (Como 1888-Monfalcone, 1916), a notable Italian futurist architect was, especially after his early death, an important influence on the evolution of modern architecture. He studied in Milan and Bologna. He undertook few commissions and those which were completed were either later demolished or transformed. His imaginative drawings for future cities were displayed in 1914. He wrote two theoretical essays: Messagio and Manifesto dell?architettura futurista. In his projects the influence of the Vienna Secession, especially that of Otto Wagner, can be discerned, as well as the impact of the American skyscraper. His most important works were the Villa Elisi (1912), and his project for the "New City" in 1914 (la Citt? Nuova). He volunteered for the army in the First World War and died in the battle of Monfalcone.

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GOR002891776
Antonio Sant'Elia by Aurora Cuito
Aurora Cuito
Archipockets Classic S.
Used - Very Good
Hardback
teNeues Publishing UK Ltd
2003-02-28
80
3823855476
9783823855477
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