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Padova, Vicenza and Verona

The last two days of our travels were spent in Padova, Vicenza, and Verona.  In Padova we saw the current Renzo Piano Building Workshop ‘Piece by Piece’ Exposition, which was really interesting and inspiring.   209 more words

Study Abroad

Via Venezia

After around 5 hours of travel, by both bus and train, we arrived in Venice, only to get right onto another bus to go tour a few Palladian Villas.   227 more words

Study Abroad

designer spotlight: carlo scarpa

Carlo Scarpa’s designs can be described as one thing: absolute perfection. His flawless structures, meticulous and creative details from every angle, and innovative design still offer a fresh perspective in today’s highly saturated world. 238 more words


For Sale: 'Doge' Table by Carlo Scarpa for Simon - BASE ONLY


Carlo Scarpa

Ultrarazionale collection

In 1968 this was the first piece manufactured by Simon: the first solid piece in the “Ultrarazionale” collection, which came into being with the aim of breaking away from the strict limits of Rationalism, which by now had become nothing more than a mannered phenomeon still rehashing the same tired trends of a movement past its prime both in historical and poetical terms. 61 more words