Giuseppe Gallo

Designer, Architect, Researcher

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Interview on Stereotomy with Giuseppe Fallacara, Architect and full professor in architectural design at the University of Bari

Giuseppe Fallacara on Digital Stereotomy

Giuseppe Fallacara is an architect and full professor in architectural design at the Polytechnic University of Bari where he leads the New Fundamentals Research Group. He focuses his research on stereotomy, a construction technique based on stone that suffered from the 20th-century diffusion of concrete and steel. I interviewed him to understand more about this technique, which could play a central role in the sustainable development of our cities thanks to digital tools and parametric architecture.

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Interview on Stereotomy with Giuseppe Fallacara, Architect and full professor in architectural design at the University of Bari

Giuseppe Fallacara on Digital Stereotomy

Giuseppe Fallacara is an architect and full professor in architectural design at the Polytechnic University of Bari where he leads the New Fundamentals Research Group. He focuses his research on stereotomy, a construction technique based on stone that suffered from the 20th-century diffusion of concrete and steel. I interviewed him to understand more about this technique, which could play a central role in the sustainable development of our cities thanks to digital tools and parametric architecture.

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Pioneer 10 plaque: The most ambitious project in communication design history

The most ambitious project in the history of communication design

The Pioneer 10 is the first man-made object we sent outside our solar system. It holds the most ambitious visual communication project ever conceived by a human mind: a message to extraterrestrial life. The authors are Carl Sagan, Frank Drake and Linda Salzman, who carried out this incredible project just three weeks to go before launch. In this article, I explain the design problems and the decisions made by the authors to solve them.

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Pioneer 10 plaque: The most ambitious project in communication design history

The most ambitious project in the history of communication design

The Pioneer 10 is the first man-made object we sent outside our solar system. It holds the most ambitious visual communication project ever conceived by a human mind: a message to extraterrestrial life. The authors are Carl Sagan, Frank Drake and Linda Salzman, who carried out this incredible project just three weeks to go before launch. In this article, I explain the design problems and the decisions made by the authors to solve them.

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Review of The Book of Symbols: Reflections on Archetypal Images, curated by The Archive for Research in Archetypal Symbolism and published by Taschen

The Book of Symbols: A Treasure of Inspiration for Designers and Architects

Unlocking the hidden language of symbols is akin to discovering a secret code that speaks to the very essence of our existence. For designers and architects who strive to create spaces and visuals that deeply resonate with people, understanding the power of symbolic imagery is essential. In this quest for creative enlightenment, one book stands out as a true treasure trove of inspiration: “The Book of Symbols: Reflections on Archetypal Images,” published by Taschen in 2010. Whether you are engaged in brand development or exploring the symbolic value in architectural design, this book serves as an invaluable resource.

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Review of The Book of Symbols: Reflections on Archetypal Images, curated by The Archive for Research in Archetypal Symbolism and published by Taschen

The Book of Symbols: A Treasure of Inspiration for Designers and Architects

Unlocking the hidden language of symbols is akin to discovering a secret code that speaks to the very essence of our existence. For designers and architects who strive to create spaces and visuals that deeply resonate with people, understanding the power of symbolic imagery is essential. In this quest for creative enlightenment, one book stands out as a true treasure trove of inspiration: “The Book of Symbols: Reflections on Archetypal Images,” published by Taschen in 2010. Whether you are engaged in brand development or exploring the symbolic value in architectural design, this book serves as an invaluable resource.

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Cove of The Heart, Land Art by the sea in Palermo, Sicily

Tre Piscine Cala del Cuore Qualifies for the Italian Environmental Fund Census

I am thrilled to announce that Tre Piscine Cala del Cuore has officially been recognized and included in the census conducted by the Italian Environmental Fund (FAI). This remarkable achievement, accomplished through an impressive 3,300 votes, grants the site a well-deserved place among the FAI-protected locations. It is a result achieved thanks to the unwavering commitment of the Next association, the 15 signature collection centers that joined us for over six months, and the countless citizens and visitors who wholeheartedly supported the candidacy.

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Cove of The Heart, Land Art by the sea in Palermo, Sicily

Tre Piscine Cala del Cuore Qualifies for the Italian Environmental Fund Census

I am thrilled to announce that Tre Piscine Cala del Cuore has officially been recognized and included in the census conducted by the Italian Environmental Fund (FAI). This remarkable achievement, accomplished through an impressive 3,300 votes, grants the site a well-deserved place among the FAI-protected locations. It is a result achieved thanks to the unwavering commitment of the Next association, the 15 signature collection centers that joined us for over six months, and the countless citizens and visitors who wholeheartedly supported the candidacy.

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