Trasparenze mediatiche

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[automatically translated] Among all, the building envelope is more than any other component of the architectural work made it possible to convey information on an urban scale. His expressive and symbolic power has manifested itself in the past when LNA its structure, made with thick outer walls, served as defensive and visual barrier; or when, adorned with stucco decorations expressed the wealth and splendor of a fatuous world; or, again, with its large stained glass windows she filtered the light and sent the world his spiritual message. The very expressive and symbolic power manifests itself today with the new technologies applied to the building envelope, intended as a place for the energy performance of the building control, able to interact in a precise and controlled with the environment.
Original languageItalian
Title of host publicationTrasparenza e Leggerezza
Number of pages6
Publication statusPublished - 2009

Publication series

NameedA Esempi di architettura

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Firrone, T. R. L. (2009). Trasparenze mediatiche. In Trasparenza e Leggerezza (pp. 32-37). (edA Esempi di architettura).