Sguardo e misura del paesaggio archeologico delle Terme di Caracalla

Gaze on the landscape: measure and proportion of Terme di Caracalla The bigness of the remains of Terme di Caracalla can be better grasped by “folies”, both artifacts of vision and references of scale. The pavilions designed to host the ticket office, a bookshop and jardin d’hiver are aligned beside a platform covering the whole distance of the walls. They also give an hierarchy in entering and exiting the visit of the monument.

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MANCINI, D. (2013), Sguardo e misura del paesaggio archeologico, in Donini, G., Ottaviani, R. “Allestire l’antico. Un progetto per le Terme di Caracalla”, p61-71, Macerata: Quodlibet
ISBN 978-88-7462-518-5

Mancini, D. (2012), Allestire l’antico: L’asse dei Servizi, in Vaudetti, M., Minucciani, V., Canepa, S., (2012) (edited by) “The Archaeological musealization. Multidisciplinary Intervention in Archaeological Sites for the Conservation, Communication and Culture”, pp. 216-217, Torino: Umberto Allemandi & C.
ISBN 978-88-422-2120-3

Progetto Museografico delle Terme di Caracalla: l’asse dei servizi
Candidata: Sylvia Maione
Relatore: Daniele Mancini
Corso di Laurea Magistrale – Interni e Allestimenti
Facoltà di Architettura “Roma La Sapienza”


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UNPACKED Studio is a professional practice based in Rome (Italy) operating within the traditional fields of architecture and urban planning but also interested in exploring the contemporary through other creative approaches.

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UNPACKED Studio is a common ground for speculations over cross-fertilizing projects involving several professionals from diverse disciplines. We like experimenting cutting-edge approaches between digital and analog.

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UNPACKED Studio has been founded by Daniele Mancini and Irene Rinaldi, both architects and educators.

Daniele Mancini is Ph.D. in Theory of Architecture. He worked in France at Jakob+ MacFarlane Architects and in The Netherlands at Wiel Arets Architects. He is currently involved in teaching activities at IED Istituto Europeo di Design di Roma.

Irene Rinaldi worked in Spain at De La Puerta Architects and in Italy at Schiattarella Associati where participated to the design of Italian Pavillon for the Japan Expo 2005 in Aichi (Nagoya)

UNPACKED Studio started in January 2005 thanks to the Young Entrepreneurs European funds “Sviluppo Italia”.