09 septembre 2015

'Palladian Design: The Good, the Bad and the Unexpected' opens at RIBA's Architecture Gallery

Lord Burlington, Thomas Jefferson and Inigo Jones. © RIBA Collections. LONDON.- The Renaissance architect Andrea Palladio is the only architect who has given his name to a style; one that is still in use around the world after nearly 500 years. From the US Capitol to a 21st century Somerset cowshed Palladian Design: The Good, the Bad and the Unexpected introduces Palladio’s design principles and explores how they have been interpreted, copied and re-imagined across time and continents from his death in 1580 right up to... [Lire la suite]