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MLA Citation:

Rome As Case Study. 1982. Giuseppe Zambonini papers; Open Atelier of Design Lecture Series. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 17 Jul 2019


Jon Michael Schwarting discusses analysis of urban form. Documentation of city — how to look at urban design architecturally. Rome as case study. Utopian planning. Ideal City. Examples presented: St Peter’s Basilica; Palazzo Farnese; butterfly plan of Piazza di Spagna; Santa Maria Maggiore; Quattro Fontane.