Oltre il prototipo nulla. Evoluzioni e fallimenti nella prefabbricazione modulare


  • Matteo D'Emilio


From the mid-nineteenth century onwards, the strong momentum that industrialization has produced within the architecture has led to a strong development of the prefabricated systems. These systems have not always found a concrete application in reality. In this article we will try to support how prefabrication architecture is a tale of necessity and desires through the comparison of two different systems of prefabrication: prefabricated component system and modular homes. While the former has developed, over time, around a real social need, the latter has developed around social ideal and was never able to take root in society and industry.


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How to Cite

D’Emilio, M. (2018). Oltre il prototipo nulla. Evoluzioni e fallimenti nella prefabbricazione modulare. L’architettura Delle città  - The Journal of the Scientific Society Ludovico Quaroni, 9(12-13). Retrieved from http://architetturadellecitta.it/index.php/adc/article/view/209



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