May 19, 2016
The most important architect and urban theorist of the Italian Fascist Regime, Marcello Piacentini, died in Rome on this day, May 19, in 1960.

April 18, 2016
Modernist architect Giuseppe Terragni was born on 19 July 1943 in Meda, Lombardy.

February 25, 2016
Female painter, collector, and gallery owner Lia Pasqualino Noto died on this day, February 25, in 1998.

February 10, 2016
Luigi Colombo, who went by the Futurist pseudonym Fillia (his mother’s maiden name), died of tuberculosis on 10 February 1936 at only 31 years of age.

January 29, 2016
The first architectural manifesto of Futurism appeared in print on 29 January 1914, in the Roman newspaper Il piccolo giornale d’Italia, with the title “Futurist Architecture Too…and What is It?” (“Anche l’architettura futurista…e che è?”).

January 2, 2016
On 2 January 1907, Italian Architect Luigi Moretti was Born in Rome.

November 11, 2015
Futurist painter Gerardo Dottori was born today, 11 November 1884, in Perugia.

August 18, 2015
The July 24, 1944 edition of LIFE magazine includes a photo-essay about the destruction of Italian art during World War II.

August 14, 2015
Futurist artist and author Benedetta was born on 14 August 1897.

August 11, 2015
Arturo Martini was born on 11 August 1889 in Treviso.

Officers & Contacts