Thursday 1 January 1970

EUR Undiscovered heritage. Archives and fine architecture

Thursday 30 January, 17.00
Architecture Archives Centre Study Room – free admittance

The first in a series of appointments devoted to the architectural archives and architecture of the second half of the 20th Century. The event features an architectural itinerary that starts out with the plan and the design of the Esposizione Universale E42, examines the most important projects via original materials – drawings, documents and photographs – and arrives at the transformation of the quarter in the immediate post-war years and the constructions of the 1980s and the present.

In particular, the following will be presented:
/ Palazzo dei Congressi by Adalberto Libera (1942)
/ Edificio delle Poste – BBPR (1942)
/ Palazzo della Civiltà e del Lavoro by Ernesto Bruno La Padula (1942)
/ Basilica parrocchiale dei Santi Pietro e Paolo by Arnaldo Foschini (1942)
/ Torre idrica all’EUR by Francesco Palpacelli (1980)
/ Palazzo dei Congressi di Roma by Massimiliano and Doriana Fuksas (2000)