Online atlas

Online atlas – Contemporary architects

This part of the atlas features a low-res version of the boards we recieved from many architecture and engineering offices. The designers were asked to make a statement about their notion of details and the role they play in their daily practice, presenting a detailed section of three or four among their projects.
For a quick overview you can use the menu on the right.

Online atlas – Elements & Issues / Masters

The "Masters" and "Elements & Issues" sections feature construction details of post World War II buildings of special architectural relevance drawn by IUAV and Politecnico students. A detail section can synthetically express the constructive and architectural quality of a building: its exterior cladding, skeleton and palette of materials, whether it is a load-bearing wall or a simple infill.