FROM TENDENCIES TO TENDENZA

Kenta MATSUI
2018 Journal of Architecture and Planning (Transactions of AIJ)  
tendenze Tendenza tendenza FROM TENDENCIES TO TENDENZA Investigations on the discourses about the word "tendenza" in postwar italian architectural culture * Kenta MATSUI This article aims to exlore the discourses on the Italian word "tendenza," which is now recognized as an indicator for the architectural movement led by Aldo Rossi. In post-war Italy, this word was used in accordance with the three following motives: 1. Revolt against the pressure exerted by the older generation of the Modern
more » ... ion of the Modern Movement in Italian architecture. 2. As an alternative to the existing structure of architectural schools protested by the student movement of the 1960's. A presentation of new Italian architecture on the international stage, contrasting to the "Avant-garde" movements.
doi:10.3130/aija.83.1347 fatcat:zb2lzws2jrfinhkzv3uwaye6za