Carlo Scarpa, concrete, Venice architecture, craftsmanship, Brion Tomb, Italian architecture, KO&Co Architecture, Karen Ognibene

Enduring Scarpa

During a recent trip to Italy, I finally visited Carlo Scarpa’s Brion Tomb. The quality of off form concrete achieved in this monument in the small country town of Altivole reminds us why Italians were dubbed as the best concrete craftsmen of the modern era.