Meeting with Gianni Biondillo - Architettura verso Letteratura

Palazzo Grassi
22/11/2010
H 5:00 PM

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Gianni Biondillo was born in Milan in 1966. He graduated from the Faculty of Architecture Politecnico in Milan. He published for the Universal Exhibition of Architecture directed by Bruno Zevi,Carlo Levi and Elio Vittorini. Writings on Architecture (1997) and Giovanni Michelucci. Brani di città aperti a tutti (1999). In 2001 he published, for Unicopli: Pasolini. Il corpo della città, with an introduction by Vincenzo Consolo, and in 2008, for Guanda, a collection of essays on architecture, territory and society,Metropoli per precipianti. He published his first novel, Per cosa si uccide, in 2004.
Always for Guanda he came away with Con la morte nel cuore (2005), Per sempre giovane (2006), Il giovane sbirro (2007) and Nel nome del padre(2009). In 2008 he edited the collection of erotic stories Pene d’amore, and published along with Severino Colombo the Manuale di sopravvivenza del padre contemporaneo. His latest book (2010), co-written with Michael Molina, is Tangenziali. Due viandanti ai bordi della città. Furthermore he collaborates with Il Corriere della Sera and is part of the redaction ofNazione Indiana, the most widely read cultural blog of the network.