Follow students from The University of New Mexico School of Architecture and Planning on a three-week immersive study of vernacular architecture through Switzerland and Northern Italy.
We are based out of a villa in Vico Morcote, Switzerland.
Wednesday, June 12, 2013
Milan was difficult to get around. It was the first city where I had a difficult time with way finding. There were large crowds, large pizzas, and a lot of shopping. It is a great people watching city.
This and the few following images are of the most ludicrously large convention center I have ever seen. 3 km long and includes its own hardware store.
A new Zaha Hadid development. Not a cruse ship.
This is across from the Malpensa airport. It is a interesting building, until you get close that is. It has to be the worst detailed building I have ever seen. A real departure from the overall high level of craft that goes into many buildings I have seen in Europe.