“In all sincerity, participating in the CIAO program was one of the most profound experiences I’ve had in my young life.” -Brendan, Stoneybrook, NY
offered by the international
Center for Sustainable Urbanism
25 Essex St, #3, Andover, MA 01810/ Il Cappuccino 2, La Trinità, 01012 Capranica,VT Italia
July 4-25, Summer 2015
in collaboration with
La Sapienza, University of Rome
Digilab Sapienza, interdisciplinary center
Using Rome as a living laboratory students explore architecture, landscape architecture and urban planning studying the city’s morphology from the time of the Caesars to the modern MAXXI museum by world-renowned architect, Zaha Hadid. The goal of this immersion is to imbue in these future designers and builders the understanding of sustainable development, material use and re-use and the holistic approach to the built environment.
To explore the built environment from a holistic perspective through site visits, seminars and a design assignment.