L’architettura dei luoghi della produzione nella Sicilia del “sogno industriale

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[automatically translated] Between the late nineteenth and early twentieth century, all'innescarsi the fervent and dynamic atmosphere of the Belle Époque, Sicily, European peripheral pole being rapidly adapting to the modern industrial civilization, the desire for affirmation of their cultural identity, is projected to Europe and, along a path parallel to the modern European capitals in search of a new style, it aligns the Art Nouveau, formulating, thanks to the cultural and professional atmosphere which is headed by Ernesto Basile, the variation of the Sicilian Modernism . In these years, in which the emerging middle class is right in their own representative Modernism style and look, finding, in the nineteenth century city, with the creation of buildings, roads, historical and cultural symbols, a spatial location within the city,
Original languageItalian
Title of host publicationArte e Architettura liberty in Sicilia
Number of pages10
Publication statusPublished - 2008

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