for the international "Schools on parade" competition for the
realisation of the "school city"
long entrance portico to the school takes on the ground-plan of the unconstrained
form of Rio Palazzo. Over the river and all around the project's buildings,
a paved piazza ensures the unity of the structures and is located at the
centre of the area which is arranged around greenery: towards the north,
with a small auditorium and an avenue linking to the town along the axis
of the bridge over the river, and towards the south, with the school's
open-air sports grounds.
project for the new Professional Institute building
The volumes of
the project fit recognisably in their surroundings thanks to the wall
which orders the factory buildings behind it. The need to enlarge the
site in successive phases has led to an organism that develops along a
precise direction and which is able to guarantee balanced growth in every