Guarneri about Italian Renaissance palaces

Cristiano Guarneri,¬†from¬†IUAV, gave an introduction about the Italian Renaissance Palaces. He explained that for a long time, outside Venice, palaces were complex heterogeneous constructions surrounded by walls. Venetian palaces were an exception. Guarneri explained the structure of the “Casa-Fondaco” (ex. Ca’Loredan and Ca’Farsetti), a perfect combination between mercantile and housing needs, driven by functional needs.…