The BRIDGE

Construction of the Morandi Bridge or the Polcevera Viaduct in Genoa was completed on July 31, 1967 and was a "brave and grandiose work", as Italian President Giuseppe Saragat referred to it at the time. It was an impressive eleven-span structure, with a length of more than 3500 feet (1102...

La RINASCENTE. The REBIRTH.

Bright Rinascente posters declare: “We also believe that the contribution of each of us is important so that we can return to normal as soon as possible. Breaking the rules is no longer fashionable. Respecting them has never been so cool.” The legendary Italian Grande Magazzino (department store) was always...

BREATHING NEW LIFE

Carlo Forlanini Hospital, named after the great Italian doctor, was finally closed in June 2015 … The largest in the world, it specialized exclusively in pulmonary diseases and was part of the great idea of the famous physician and politician Eugenio Morelli to create a large network of clinics throughout...