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Palladio

Andrea . 1508--80, Italian architect who revived and developed classical architecture, esp the ancient Roman ideals of symmetrical planning and harmonic proportions. His treatise Four Books on Architecture (1570) and his designs for villas and palaces profoundly influenced 18th-century domestic architecture in England and the US
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Palladio Biosciences is a privately-owned, clinical stage biopharmaceutical company developing medicines for orphan diseases of the kidney and is located near Philadelphia, PA.
This is Beit Falasteen, the House of Palestine, a surreal replica of Palladio's 16th-century Villa La Rotonda transplanted to a hilltop above the Palestinian city of Nablus.
The awarding ceremony was held June 23, at Teatro Olimpico in Vicenza, Italy, one of the three remaining Renaissance theaters in the world and a Unesco World Heritage site designed by the great Italian architect Andrea Palladio.
principal at Medicxi, have joined the board of directors of Palladio Biosciences.
PETER EISENMAN'S LATEST BOOK offers a provocative interpretation of Andrea Palladio's reinvention of classical order that has as much to say about the present predicament of architectural practice as it does about the sixteenth century Veneto in which the celebrated Renaissance architect lived and worked.
She said: "The album is finished now and I have my first single coming out in October - it's a duet with Sam Palladio who plays Gunnar in Nashville.
"The Palladio has been a popular platesetter in secondary markets for some time," added Crews.
No expense was spared in the creation of Palladio, whose design was inspired by Andrea Palladio, the celebrated 16th-century Venetian architect.
The exhibition is a welcome opportunity to see some of the treasures of the RIBA drawings collection: original drawings by Andrea Palladio himself (Fig.
The furnishings were built to fit with a luxurious and lavish lifestyle, in keeping with Palladio's undeniable sophistication yet this latest collection had a modern twist, which was innovative yet chic.
Palladio Interiors, the Dubai representative of an Italian conglomerate and suppliers of the finest Italian designs, architecture and furniture, will showcase its products at an upcoming interior design show in Dubai.
Headed by architects Giuseppe Guglielmi and Ivano Serraggiotto, Palladio Interiors is an Italian interior design company which for more than 12 years has created exclusive design projects for private and commercial interiors, apartments, country houses, offices, yachts, banks, hotels and restaurants all over the world.