Le comunicazioni, Le vie del cielo e del mare, La Spezia

Title

Le comunicazioni, Le vie del cielo e del mare, La Spezia

Description

Futurist mosaics by Fillìa (Luigi Colombo) and Enrico Prampolini decorating La Spezia's post office, built by architect Angiolo Mazzoni. Together these two artistis develop the key theme of aerial and maritime 'communications', which not only is evoking the function of the building but also the regime's interest in aerial and maratime transport as a sign of national efficiency.

Creator

Enrico Prampolini, Fillia

Date

1933

Rights

©Gianluca Ghinolfi

Format

JPEG

Identifier

FB-SI-0002

Coverage

Palazzo delle Poste, La Spezia

Original Format

Mosaic

Citation

Enrico Prampolini, Fillia, “Le comunicazioni, Le vie del cielo e del mare, La Spezia,” The Dialectics of Modernity: Designing Public Spaces, accessed September 29, 2020, https://minerva.manchester.ac.uk/dialectics-of-modernity/items/show/19.

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