Publication: Angelo Mangiarotti, La tettonica dell’assemblaggio
Mendrisio Academy Press, 2015
DATE: 17/10/2015
"The book presents a journey through some of the most significant architectural works by Angelo Mangiarotti (1921-2012), the Milanese designer, architect and sculptor who made a profound impression on the cultural landscape of the post-war period. The aim is to highlight the achievement of a designer-builder who explored different themes - residential buildings, workplaces, exhibition spaces, all of them documented here - with a critical and speculative approach that sought to create a distinctive and innovative architectural language. The quest for simple and elementary forms, capable of transcending differences in scale, function and materials, is common to both Mangiarotti´s architecture and his product designs, equally the product of an ethical outlook which respected people and was sparing of his resources "

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