The New School Archives Digital Collections

Related people/organizations

Louis Kahn (subject)
Carlo Scarpa (subject)
Frank Lloyd Wright (subject)
Giuseppe Zambonini (speaker)


circa 1977 – 1982



MLA Citation:

Giuseppe Zambonini Lecture. circa 1977 – 1982. Giuseppe Zambonini papers; Open Atelier of Design Lecture Series. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 20 Aug 2019


Giuseppe Zambonini studio with Open Atelier of Design (OAD) students: architectural forms and analysis. Four steps: need, programming/strategy, concept, design object. Quotes Kahn on Scarpa ”…beauty the first sense, art the first word, then wonder, then the inner realization of form. The sense of the wholeness of inseparable elements.” Frank Lloyd Wright influence on Scarpa. Analysis: Brion Cemetery. Alpha omega; spatial duality. Murano tile. Tomb design.