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Educational & Sports Facilities

Indian Institute of Management / Louis Kahn
Educational & Sports Facilities

Louis Kahn’s Indian Institute of Management in Ahmedabad

The Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad, better known as IIM Ahmedabad or simply IIMA, is a management institute located in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India. The old campus was designed by Louis Kahn who was an exponent of exposed-brick architecture, with the help of B.V. Doshi & Anant Raje. The most distinctive features of the plan are the numerous arches and square…

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San Siro Stadium (Giuseppe Meazza) / Cugini & Stacchini + Ragazzi & Hoffer
Architecture, Educational & Sports Facilities

San Siro Stadium (Giuseppe Meazza) / Cugini & Stacchini + Ragazzi & Hoffer

The Stadio Giuseppe Meazza or the San Siro Stadium in Milan was originally designed by architect Stacchini and engineer Cugini in 1925 based on an Anglo-Saxon model. The structure was made up of four back straight bleachers, one of which was partially covered, and could contain up to 35,000 spectators. The stadium underwent several renovations and in 1990 Ragazzi and Hoffer undertook the last…

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