Architectures (ARTE documentary)
Architectures is a documentary series produced by the European public television channel ARTE, looking at architecture and its historical and
social functions to reveal its meaning and impact on humanity. This is a collection of 33 episodes of the series, exploring the most remarkable achievements
in modern architecture - from the works at the end of the 19th century to the latest creations by today's leading architects. Each episode focuses on
a single building examining the structure of the building, the architectural techniques as well as its historical and social functions. And also the film discovers
the role it has played in the evolution of architecture.
The Reception and Congress Building in Rome: Adalberto Libera was one of the most important architects of the 20th century, as well as being one of the most emblematic. He was a pioneer of architectural modernity and a die-hard fascist.
|Episode 25 - The Reception and Congress Building in Rome|
Adalberto Libera (1903-1963) is one of the most representative architects of the Italian Modern movement.
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