The "virtual home" and the real housing. Relationships between sepulchers and settlement

Michela Rossi
The architecture of the tomb and of cemeteries expresses the concept of the house and the city. It features their typology, as a consequence of social behaviour. The crisis of cemeteries that follows the impairment of architectural quality in the postwar interventions corresponds to the identity crisis of both contemporary society and urban periphery, since architecture reflects the values of the ones who inhabit the city, such as the house shows those of its owners....