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In limine

Between Earth and Architecture
  • Alberto Pireddu,

Architecture has always been suspended in the indefinable (although necessary) tension between a 'truth to be revealed' and a 'truth to be built' and the foundation of the project is to be found, as Kenneth Frampton teaches, in the mutual relationship identified as between the topos, the typos and the 'tectonic', which is thus doubly linked to the specific conditions of a place and to the universal existence of architecture. This volume collects a set of works as found in their relationship with the Earth and that participate in the quest for the double truth mentioned above. From Verona to Fisterra and Cádiz, from Istanbul to Pompeii, the extraordinary nature of the site establishes the settlement principle, but more than that: the project, moving within the precise limits of the discipline, defines for them solid conceptual, as well as physical, bases.

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Alberto Pireddu

University of Florence, Italy - ORCID: 0000-0001-9451-9791

Alberto Pireddu, architect, is enseignant vacataire de l’Atelier d'Architecture 1 at the Ecole Euromed d'Architecture, de Design et d'Urbanisme of the EuroMed University of Fès since 2017, and contract professor of the course on the Distributive Characteristics of Buildings at the School of Architecture of the University of Florence since 2013. In 2010 he obtained the title of Master in Architectural Design at the Escuela Técnica Superior de Arquitectura of the University of Navarra in Pamplona and ths PhD in Architectural and Urban Design at the Doctoral School of the University of Florence. Since 2015 he has been a member of the network of the Fundación Arquitectura y Sociedad (Madrid-Pamplona) and since 2013 he is a member of the editorial board of the magazine «Firenze Architettura».
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Bibliographic Information

Book Title

In limine

Book Subtitle

Between Earth and Architecture

Authors

Alberto Pireddu

Peer Reviewed

Number of Pages

194

Publication Year

2017

Copyright Information

© 2017 Author(s)

Content License

CC BY 4.0

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CC0 1.0

Publisher Name

Firenze University Press

DOI

10.36253/978-88-6453-520-3

ISBN Print

978-88-6453-519-7

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978-88-6453-520-3

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978-88-9273-170-7

Series Title

Studi e saggi

Series ISSN

2704-6478

Series E-ISSN

2704-5919

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