Workshop | Urban Morphology

Workshop in Urban Morphology and Design

Reading and Designing in the Roman historical fabric


21th - 30th May, 2019

Faculty of Architecture, Sapienza University - Piazza Borghese, 9 - Rome


The workshop intend to offer the opportunity, to Sapienza and Siberian Federal University students, to carry out a morphological study on the Roman historical fabric. Students will be guided by a teaching team of professors and tutors according to a project concerning:

- Morphological reading of a limited part of Roman historical fabric through the methods of Urban Morphology;
- Urban fabric representation and redesigning;
- Design of a new urban intervention concerning the case study area (renewal, contemporary design, urban restoration). The workshop topic will be the preservation and the processual transformation of the fabric between Ponte Sisto and Piazza Gioacchino Belli (Piazza Trilussa/Via del Politeama/Via della Renella/Piazza Tavani Arquati/Viale Trastevere). The workshop will end with a presentation of the team works and best work prize awarding.
Scientific committee: Giuseppe Strappa (Sapienza University of Rome), Paolo Carlotti (Sapienza University of Rome), Sergey Gerashenko (Siberian Federal University)
Teaching team: Anna Rita Donatella Amato (Sapienza University of Rome), Daria Belova (Siberian Federal University), Vincenzo Buongiorno (Sapienza University of Rome), Paolo Carlotti (Sapienza University of Rome), Ambra Migliorisi (Sapienza University of Rome), Giuseppe Strappa (Sapienza University of Rome)             
Siberian Federal University

Diap - Sapienza University of Rome - Dipartimento di Architettura e Progetto


EPUM - Emerging Perspectives on Urban Morphology



lpa | Laboratorio di Lettura e Progetto dell'Architettura


U+D Urbanform and design


ISUFitaly | International Seminar on Urban Form - Italian Network