The "Gustavo Modena" house and cinema in Via San Gregorio, Milan

project
1957 - 1959
construction
1957 - 1959
manufacturing technology

Load-bearing structure: beams and piers in reinforced concrete

Windows: white painted wood (most windows were replaced)

Roof: antiqued copper pitches

Façade: marc-coloured prefab concrete panels with grit surface finish; granite

bibliography

M. Grandi, A. Pracchi Milano, guida all'architettura moderna, Bologna 1980, pp. 308, 317

F. Irace, V. Pasca, Vico Magistretti architetto e designer, Milano 1999, p. 50.

G. Gramigna, S. Mazza, Milano: un secolo di architettura milanese dal Cordusio alla Bicocca, Milano 2001, p. 316

Neri G., Dalla feritoia al curtain wallin "Archi", n. 4, 2014, p. 50

project profile by Maria Manuela Leoni
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