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					   Italian StudyTour
                 Rome | Como | milan


            June 10-20, 2011

The Alumni Association of the Victorian Society
Summer Schools and the School will host a 10-day
course in the study of late 19th- and 20th-century
Roman architecture, June 10 – 20, 2011. Part one will
be directed by Professor Steven Semes, academic
director of the University of Notre Dame Rome
Studies Program, focusing on Roman architecture
from 1870-1940. The second part, led by Professor
Antonino Saggio, an educator with the University of
Roma “La Sapienza” specializing in early 20th-century
Italian architecture, focuses on rationalist and


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modern architecture in Northern Italy.

The program is open to alumni and friends of the
University of Notre Dame School of Architecture                                                         Rome | Como | milan


                                                                                                    June 10-20, 2011
and members of the Victorian Society. Through
lectures, site visits, and tours of important buildings,
participants will acquire a deeper understanding
of the aesthetic, social, economic, and political                                                            Presented by
                                                                                    The Alumni Association of the Victorian Society Summer Schools
forces that shape our modern age.                                                                                 and
                                                           Notre Dame, IN 46556




Lunches provided. Most dinners on own, although
                                                           School of Architecture




several group dinners and receptions are included.
                                                           110 Bond Hall




Please see itinerary on the following page.



      Ten day trip from $3,850 to $4,850 per person.
               Prices do not include airfare.
Program Itinerary                                                            Accommodations                                                                 Reserve your trip to Italy!
PaRT i : STeven SemeS, aCaDemiC DiReCToR,                                    in Rome                                                                        ReGiSTRaTion aPPliCaTion:
University of Notre Dame School of Architecture Rome Studies Program         Albergo Santa Chiara                                                           Please note that every spouse or partner attending the Italian Study Tour also needs
                                                                             Located a block from the Pantheon, the Albergo Santa Chiara is in the          to fill out this application. There will be a processing fee of $40 for non Alumni.
Day One – Friday, June 10             Day Three – Monday, June 13
                                                                             heart of old Rome. It is an old-style European hotel with a comfortable        Name [please print] _____________________________________________________________________________
Arrive in Rome, Italy. Opening        Walking tour, “Downtown”
                                                                             lobby and renovated rooms that are roomy by Italian standards. This
Reception and Lecture by              Rome circa 1900. Lunch at                                                                                             Passport: Country/Number/Expiration Date _________________________________________________________
                                                                             three-star hotel offers a breakfast buffet.
Steven Semes. For transportation      Gusto in Piazza Augusto                                                                                               Address [street, avenue, apartment number, etc] _____________________________________________________
                                                                             -or-
assistance from and to the airport,   Imperatore. “Paris in Rome,”
                                                                             Albergo del Sole • www.solealbiscione.it/eng/default.html                      Address [city] _______________________________________ [state] ________ [zip code] _______________
please see “Additional Information”   transfer by coach, then
                                                                             Also located in the historical heart of the city, the Albergo del Sole is a    E-mail ______________________________________________________________________________________
on the following page.                walking tour.
                                                                             two-star hotel between the Campo dé Fiori and Piazza Navona and a              Telephone [home] ___________________ [cell] ______________________ [work] ______________________
Day Two – Saturday, June 11           Day Four – Tuesday, June 14            10-minute walk from Saint Peter’s and the Colosseum. It is built on the
Roma Capitale I, walking              Major Works of Armando                 structure of the ancient Pompeo’s theatre.
                                                                                                                                                            Victorian Society Summer School[s] Attended [Years[s]] __________________________________________

tour. Lunch at Terrace Café.          Brasini (1879-1965) a master                                                                                          ____________________________________________________________________________________________
Roma Capitale II, walking tour.       of 20th-century classical                                                                                             Alumni Study Tours Attended [Victorian Society or University of Notre Dame] ________________________
Day-end reception at                  architecture. Lunch at Il Fungo
                                                                                                                                                            ____________________________________________________________________________________________
Castel S. Angelo Terrace.             (The Mushroom). The afternoon          in Como
Day Two – Sunday, June 12             will focus on EUR, the proposed        Hotel Plinius • www.hotelplinius.com
                                                                                                                                                            ____________________________________________________________________________________________

Bus Trip, Via Nomentana.              ‘Rome of the Future,” with a           Built near the foundation of a Roman tower, Hotel Plinius is located in        Roommate __________________________________________________________________________________

Public Housing in Early               reception and part I concluding        the historical centre of Como. Hotel Plinius is close to Lake Como, as
20th-Century Rome.                    dinner at La Pollarola.                well as shopping areas, restaurants, and Como’s beautiful cathedral.           Room DeSCRiPTion                                                              CoST                            ToTal
                                                                             Public transportation is available nearby. Satellite TV and Wi-Fi internet     Rome Study Tour at Hotel Santa Chiara . . . . . . . . . . $4,275.00 . . . . $ __________
                                                                             access is available free of charge.                                            Single Supplement at Hotel Santa Chiara . . . . . . . . $575.00 . . . . . . $ __________
                                                                                                                                                            Rome Study Tour at Albergo del Sole . . . . . . . . . . . . $3,850.00 . . . . $ __________
PaRT ii : anTonino SaGGio, PRofeSSoR,

                                                                             Additional Information
University of Rome “La Sapienza”                                                                                                                            Single Supplement at Albergo del Sole . . . . . . . . . . . $150.00. . . . . . . $ __________
                                                                                                                                                            Non Alumni Processing Fee. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $40.00 . . . . . . . $ __________
Day Five – Wednesday, June 15         Day Eight – Saturday, June 18
Opening Reception and Lecture         Bus Tour, Depart for Ivrea and                                                                                        TOTAL REGISTRATION FEE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ __________
by Antonino Saggio.                   view the architectural city by         CaR TRanSPoRTaTion SeRviCe
                                      Adriano Olivetti, major works by       Many excursions in this program involve walking as some of the architectural   SCheDule of PaymenTS:
Day Six – Thursday, June 16
                                      Figini e Pollini, Ridolfi, Gabetti e   attractions are located in areas not accessible by motor coach.
Depart for Como, via bus (includes                                                                                                                          Deposit Due 22 February 2011 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .$1,000
round trip Rome-Como-Ivrea-           Isola and others. Reception and                                                                                       Final Payment Due 31 March 2011 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . [varies]
                                                                             Students attending the University of Notre Dame Rome Studies Program
                                      concluding dinner.                                                                                                    Cancellation Penalty . . . . . . . Before 9 March 2011. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .30%
Milan-Rome). Lunch and dinner                                                frequently engage Mr. Nazzareno Ferranti for car transportation from and        . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Between 10 March and 9 April 2011 . . . . . . . . . . .50%
provided. Promenade along the         Day Nine – Sunday, June 19             to the airport. His daytime fee is 40 Euros each way, with early morning        . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Between 10 April and 9 May 2011. . . . . . . . . . . . . 75%
Lake of Como.                         Bus Tour, Depart for Milano.           pickup requiring an additional fee. He accepts cash only. If interested in      . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . After 10 May 2011 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .100%
Day Seven – Friday, June 17           Among other sites, view five           using Mr. Ferranti, please make arrangements through Pamela Porreca
Bus Tour, Como and nearby Erba.       works by Terragni and Lingeri.         with the University of Notre Dame School of Architecture Rome Studies
                                                                                                                                                            PleaSe mail oR email ThiS aPPliCaTion anD any queSTionS To:
Lunch provided. Sites include the     Day Ten – Monday, June 20              Program no later than June 1, 2011. Pamela will need to know flight numbers,
villas by Pietro Lingeri (1894-       Free Day in Milano. Return             number of passengers, number of luggage, and destination in Rome. To           Alumni Association of the VSA Summer Schools
1968), a member of the Italian        to Rome in Evening. Program            contact Pamela, please email her at pporreca@nd.edu.                           John A. Martine, ND ’62, AIA   412.263.3800 office
Rationalist movement active in        concludes with bus trip.                                                                                              2122 Sarah Street              jmartine@stradallc.com
                                                                             ConTinuinG eDuCaTion CReDiTS                                                   Pittsburgh, PA 15203
asserting the values of Modernist
                                                                             Participants are eligible to receive AIA/CE credits.
architecture in Italy.                                                                                                                                      Checks payable to: Alumni Association of the VSA Summer Schools

				
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