"It is very difficult to build contemporary architecture in Italy" – Fabio Novembre



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Dezeen and MINI World Tour: in our final movie with Fabio Novembre in Milan, the architect and designer takes us to a new development in the Porta Nuova district of the city and explains why the project is so unusual in Italy.

Porta Nuova is an area in Milan to the north of the city centre named after a nineteenth century gate in the old city walls. In 2009, construction started on the Progetto Porta Nuova redevelopment project, which includes a large park and a number of high rise buildings by prominent architects such as César Pelli and Stefano Boeri.

Read the full article on Dezeen: http://www.dezeen.com/2013/07/10/fabio-novembre-porta-nuova-contemporary-architecture-milan-italy/

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